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Thursday, September 22

  1. page Christopher edited ... {artt.jpg} Describe the voyage. Two months at sea was hard to take. Although Christopher w…
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    Describe the voyage.
    Two months at sea was hard to take. Although Christopher was well-supplied, the trip was hard. It was exciting to be at sea, but Christopher missed his family and home. Some of the sailors were scary.
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    Christopher kept a journal. Describe his thoughts and feelings upon arrival.
    Land! It is wonderful to on firm ground again. I still am swaying like I'm at sea. My father says we will spend a few days near shore before we strike out on our expedition. Are there any savages looking at me as I write this?
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    Christopher's situation.
    We have settled in a camp near a small town. I have had milk and dried venison. This country is beautiful; there are many animals, birds, plants, and places to discover. It seems as if England is a million miles away!

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Thursday, October 8

  1. page home edited Where did the early settlers of our state come from? What compelled them to make such a treacherous…
    Where did the early settlers of our state come from? What compelled them to make such a treacherous journey? What hardships did they face? What did they find when they arrived?
    The pages that make up this wiki attempt to answer some of these questions.
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    the use ifof historical fiction,
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    these intrepid immigrantsemigrants who were
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    John White drew this map of the coast of North Carolina and Virginia in 1585 and 1586. (Note that west, not north, is up.) Although his efforts to map the coast helped him find Roanoke Island, the colonists he left behind had disappeared.
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  2. page home edited ... such a trecherous treacherous journey? What The pages that make up this wiki attempt to a…
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    such a trecheroustreacherous journey? What
    The pages that make up this wiki attempt to answer some of these questions.
    Through the use if historical fiction, students create stories for these intrepid immigrants who were the first immigrants to the new world called Carolina.
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Thursday, October 1

  1. page Mary edited ... May 4th, The New World is beautiful and wild. {89.jpg} Eugène Boudin (French, 1824 - 1898…
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    May 4th,
    The New World is beautiful and wild.
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    After one week, describe Mary's situation.
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  2. page Mary edited ... May 4th, The New World is beautiful and wild. {89.jpg} After one week, describe Mary's s…
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    May 4th,
    The New World is beautiful and wild.
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    After one week, describe Mary's situation.
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Monday, September 28

  1. page Mary edited ... {View-from-the-Contessa%27s-6x8-web-(Small).jpg} Describe the voyage. ... waters of hte …
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    Describe the voyage.
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    waters of htethe Atlantic. They
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    Mary kept a journal. Describe her thoughts and feelings upon arrival.
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  2. page Jonathon edited Jonathon Describe Jonathon. Give his age, physical description, and likes and dislikes. 16 years…
    Jonathon
    Describe Jonathon. Give his age, physical description, and likes and dislikes.
    16 years of age, white, dumbo ears, medium build, bowtie not cool, baseball player, does not like to play in the outfield, clean shaven, neatly dressed, dislikes cooking and cleaning, does like math and journal editing
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    Describe Jonathon's life before he emigrated to the New World. Describe his family, his home, his friends, hobbies, town, etc. Describe the events that led Jonathon to leave.
    He came from a small family and education was stressed as an important. After a horse and buggie wreck led to his brother's death. J-Rock fled town after rumors that he murdered his brother.
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    Describe the voyage.
    Because J-Rock was fleeting illegally his voyage was filled with pain and suffering. He developed scurvey from lack of citrus fruits in his diet.
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    Jonathon kept a journal. Describe his thoughts and feelings upon arrival.
    He was plotting on taking over the world and murdering everyone. His legacy would include mass sterilzation and eating a turkey sandwhich.
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    After one week, describe Jonathon's situation.
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  3. page Sarah edited Sarah Describe Sarah. Give her age, physical description, and likes and dislikes. Sarah is a you…
    Sarah
    Describe Sarah. Give her age, physical description, and likes and dislikes.
    Sarah is a young mother searching for a new life and religious freedom. She is 20 years old and married well. Although young in age, her features show the wear and tear of persecution. Sarah likes being a mother and wants more than anything to move her daughter outside the harsh constraints of proper England.
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    Describe Sarah's life before she emigrated to the New World? Describe her family, her home, her friends, hobbies, town, etc. Describe the events that led Sarah to leave.
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    Sarah kept a journal. Describe her thoughts and feelings upon arrival.
    After one week, describe Sarah's situation.
    The living conditions were nothing like she thought it would be!
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  4. page Christopher edited Christopher Describe Christopher. Give his age, physical description, and likes and dislikes. Ch…
    Christopher
    Describe Christopher. Give his age, physical description, and likes and dislikes.
    Christopher is a happy go lucky fellow the tender age of eleven. Christopher is average in height and build. He has blonde wiry hair and dark eyes. He is preparing for a journey to the New World. Being an adventurous lad, he is eager to sail the deep blue sea. Little does he know his life of ease will soon be behind him.
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    Describe Christopher's life before he emigrated to the New World. Describe his family, his home, his friends, hobbies, town, etc. Describe the events that led Christopher to leave.
    Christopher comes from an afluent family and is being sent to the new world to accompany his father on an educational safari. His hobbies include horseback riding, sword play, and reading.
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