7th Grade US History

Unit 1 – Beginnings of American History

Chapter 1 - Roots of The American People (Prehistory-1500)

Essential Question: How did the colonists, with strong roots in the past, develop their own way of life?

Section 1 – The Earliest Americans (Pages 6-9)

Essential Question: How did early civilizations develop in America?

The Earliest Americans Study Guide PDF


Section 2 – Cultures of North America (Pages 10-15)

Essential Question: How did geography influence the development of cultures in North America?

Cultures of North America Study Guide PDF


 Section 3 – Trade Networks of Asia and Africa (Pages 16-19)

Essential Question: How did trade link Europe, Africa, and Asia?

Trade Networks of Asia and Africa Study Guide PDF   


Section 4 – The European Heritage (Pages 22-27)

Essential Question: What major influence shaped European civilization?

The European Heritage Study Guide PDF

Study Resources:

Chapter 1 Study Guide

Chapter 1 Practice Test Questions

Chapter Vocabulary (Printer Friendly HMTL): http://www.flashcardmachine.com/print/

Chapter Vocabulary Study Session (term then definition): http://tinyurl.com/n5dp5kd

Chapter Vocabulary Study Session (definition then term): http://tinyurl.com/k5r3vrn