In this chapter you have learned about the many English settlers who came to make new lives in America. Their coming, however, disrupted the homes and livelihoods of those people who already lived here. Sometimes these different cultures were able to work together. More frequently, they clashed. In this activity you will learn more of the details of King Philip's War. Sometimes rumor and distrust can lead to a tremendous loss of life and property.
Destination Title: Plimoth Plantation
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Start at the Plimoth Plantation Web Site.
- Click the Library box on the left side of the screen.
- Scroll down and click on The Wampanoag.
- Under "The Wampanoag—People of the Dawn" click on The Wampanoag.
- Scroll down the menu on the left and click on 3. King Philip's War and Beyond under the subtitle "The People and the Land."
After you have read the article, answer the following questions.