Describe significant developments in the New England colonies,
- patterns of settlement and control including the impact of geography (landforms
and climate) on settlement. • interactions with Indigenous Peoples, including the trading of goods, services,
and ideas among Europeans and Indigenous Peoples, growth of agricultural
(small farms) and non-agricultural (shipping, manufacturing) economies.
- the development of government, including the establishment of town meetings,
development of colonial legislatures, and growth of royal government.
- religious tensions in Massachusetts that led to the establishment of other
colonies in New England.