Alabama Courses of Study
AL.5. United States Studies: Beginnings to the Industrial Revolution
5.2. Identify causes and effects of early migration and settlement of North America.
5.5. Explain the early colonization of North America and reasons for settlement in the Northern, Middle, and Southern colonies, including geographic features, landforms, and differences in climate among the colonies.
5.5.3. Describing emerging colonial government.
5.6. Describe colonial economic life and labor systems in the Americas.
5.6.1. Recognizing centers of slave trade in the Western Hemisphere and the establishment of the Triangular Trade Route.