Establishing a Colony

colony |ˈkälənē|
noun - a country or area under the full or partial political control of another country, typically a distant one, and occupied by settlers from that country.

In this assignment, you will create your own colony on paper. Answer the questions below using complete sentences on your own paper.

  1. Name your colony
  2. Who are the people coming to your colony? Are there men, women and children? Are they educated, wealthy, or poor?
  3. Where will you build your colony?
  4. Describe your location and why it would be a good place to build a colony.
  5. What type of government will your colony have?
  6. Write down ten laws your colony has.
  7. Draw the flag of your colony on a separate piece of paper.Include a key that explains what the symbols mean.
  8. Draw a poster on separate piece of paper that advertises your colony. The poster should tell people why they would want to come to your colony.