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Company to establish a colony in the New World. Newport sailed with
colonists and supplies on three ships: the Susan Constant, the Godspeed,
and the Discovery. They landed in the New World in 1607 and named the new settlement
Jamestown, after King James of England. Jamestown was the first successful
English settlement. It is located on the James River in what is now Virginia. England Jamestown Review
Who were the explorers we studied?
Where did they come from?
What were their accomplishments? • Christopher
Columbus • Juan Ponce de Leon • Jacques Cartier • Christopher Newport • Spain
• San Salvador
Jamestown Number your paper from 1 to 4. Match the explorer with the
accomplishment. Write the explorer’s name on the line
beside the number....
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