Lesson

Part 1: In the Beginning - Beyond Barbados: The Carolina Connection

Lesson Overview

Most students today understand that the Carolinas were colonized by the English who had come to Charleston by way of the Caribbean trade routes, primarily Barbados. This module describes the beginnings of Barbados and how the concept of “place” helped to shape it economically and culturally.

 

Duration
Less than 1 hour
Lesson Type
1:1 Lesson

Essential Question

How can the concept of “place” be explained through social interactions?

Driving Question: Place can have many definitions. How did the unique blend of location, geography, and economic factors make Barbados an attractive “place” for colonization?

 

Lesson Created By: LisaRay, Lisa Ray and Lewis Huffman

Lesson Partners: ETV Education, SC NATIONAL HERITAGE CORRIDOR