1)Pretend that it is February of 1610. The Jamestown settlement is going through a terrible time of disease and starvation. YOU are the leader of the Jamestown settlement and put in charge of writing a letter to King James I of England. What would you ask from him? How could he help the settlement? Should he cancel the charter that allows for the Jamestown settlement?
Write a letter to King James I that is at least two paragraphs long and cites facts from the Newsela article. THIS ASSIGNMENT IS DUE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16.
2)Review this week's Newsela articles and text pages (60-63) for Tuesday's assessment on Jamestown.
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