1. Read the
Who are the main characters?
What are the main events that happened? List them in order. 2. Read another version of the Roanoke story.
How is it similar/different from the one above?
2a. Read about the Lost Colony from the National Park Services.
What were 4 problems the colonists faced? 3. Theories As to What Happened to the Lost Colony - More theories
Choose one ( or develop your own theory) and be prepared to present your reasons why
4. Map of Roanoke
5. Check out the Web
Quest about Roanoke.
6. Other sites: http://www.coastalguide.com/packet/lostcolony01.htm
KidInfo - http://www.kidinfo.com/American_History/Colonization_Roanoke.html
NPS - http://www.nps.gov/fora/search.htm
Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colony_of_Roanoke
North Carolina State Library - http://statelibrary.dcr.state.nc.us/nc/ncsites/english1.htm
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