Contact: email@example.com http://southriverhigh.org/teachers/social-studies/mrs-billingsley/ Due: first day of class A. America In The World (pg. 22) “The Atlantic Context of Early American History”: Use the insert from the textbook (attached below) to answer the following questions in Part A. Questions 1. Explain what Brinkley means as the “Atlantic World” in the context of the “age of globalization”. 2. What are the forces that reveal the influence of Old World imperialism on the history of the New World? 3. Discuss the impact of each on the “Atlantic World”. a. Commerce b. Religion c. Intellectual Life Answers
4. Using the idea of the “Atlantic World”, how should we think of early American history?
Directions: Use the website (www.hippocampus.org), go to History and Government, and then U.S. History for AP to complete the summer assignment. *The information on the website may be out of order according to the summer assignment. Some information will be found imbedded within the reading on various topics. You will need to read the topics on the website from Discovery and Settlement of the New World, 1400-1500 and English Colonies, 1600-1650 and American Society Takes Shape, 1650-1763(only Origins of Slavery and Diversity).* *This assignment will cover chapters 1 & 2 in your textbook which includes pages 1-62. There is a tab which will correlate information on the website with where you will find it in the textbook. The textbook for this class is American History: A Survey (12e) Brinkley. You do not need your textbook for this assignment. You will receive a textbook for this course on the first day of class.* B. Development of European America European America Spanish Motives for Exploration/ Colonization Impact on Native Americans
C. Historical events and impact on North America (Chapter 1) Historical Events 1. Commerce Impact on North America
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