Monopolies, Companies, Territories & Empires

Time Period:  1608-1760

Social Phenomenon:   Evolution of colonial society under French rule

Students will grasp the perspective and contribution of various actors and describe what happened at the time of New France (C1).  And while considering multiple perspectives, students will interpret "The evolution of colonial society under French rule" by explaining relations with France, considering various aspects, and analyzing changes and continuities and causes and consequences (C2).

Monopolies, Companies, Territories & Empires 

Original student texts, materials and student activities considering guiding questions like "Why are resources important? "  You will learn to define ‘monopoly’, describe the role of the chartered companies, define and outline the territory claimed by Europeans, and explain the rivalry of the colonial empires.    Student site section not yet available.   Curated document collection in progress here

1608-1760 (#11) Monopolies, Companies, Territories and Empires