Word Wall the 13 Colonies terms Vocabulary Practice and Strategies


Social Studies – History, U.S. History, Other (Social Studies – History)
Grade Levels
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Resource Type
Activities, Word Walls, Posters
File Type
Zip (58 MB|45 pages)


Products Included in This Bundle:


Help your students build and retain key vocabulary terms with a visually appealing word wall. This resource includes 40 word wall terms related to the 13 Colonies, vocabulary review strategies, and a review puzzle to support your students’ learning.

The following terms are included – Anne Hutchinson, Apprentice, Bacon’s Rebellion, cash crop, Colony, Fundamental Orders of Connecticut, House of Burgesses, import, indentured servant, indigo, Iroquois Confederacy, Jame Oglethorpe, Jamestown, King Philip’s (Metacom) War, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Mayflower, Mayflower Compact, Mercantilism, Middle Colonies, Middle Passage, Nathaniel Bacon, Navigation Acts, New England Colonies, Parliament, Peter Stuyvesant, Patroon, Pilgrims, Peter Minuit, Plantation, Pocahontas, Puritans, Quakers, race-based slavery, Roger Williams, Southern Colonies, the planter class, Triangular Trade, whaling, William Penn

Included in this resource:

  • 40 world wall terms that are specifically correlated with my 13 Colonies unit bundle. The definitions are written to access students at the middle school level. (PowerPoint – editable and PDF – not editable)
  • vocabulary review puzzle for students to complete cooperatively or as a full class (PowerPoint, PDF and a Google Slides link)
  • Strategies for implementation
  • The list of vocabulary terms utilized in both resources (PowerPoint, PDF and a Google Slides link)

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