I.      Announcements

Welcome!  Come visit me in Office Hours every Monday through Friday in Room D 110 from 8:30 – 9:20 a.m. and by appointment.

II.     Syllabus

Syllabus will be posted soon!

III.    Study Guides

Midterm Study Guide

Final Study Guide

IV.    Book Essay Instructions

Essay # 1, Catalina Erauso, The Lt. Nun

Essay # 2, Olaudah Equiano

V.      Discussion Instructions

Discussion Instructions

VI.  Readings

Readings can be found on Canvas at http://www.bellevuecollege.edu/canvas

VII.   Powerpoint Lectures

Pre-Columbian America

Ancient Meso-Americans


Spain 1492

Columbus & the Caribbean

Cortes & the Conquest of Mexico

Portugal, France, & the Netherlands


England’s Early Colonization

Life in the Chesapeake

New England

Women in New England

Salem Witch Trials

Slavery in America

The Great Awakening

Life in a Colonial Town

Education & Literacy in the Colonies

The Road to Revolution

The American Revolution

The Early National Period

VIII.    Resources for Students

Bellevue College Library: http://bellevuecollege.edu/lmc/

Academic Success Center:  http://bellevuecollege.edu/asc/

Career Center:  http://bellevuecollege.edu/careers/

Counseling Center:  http://depts.bellevuecollege.edu/counseling/

Women’s Center: http://bellevuecollege.edu/wc/