A Detective Notebook

(Your teacher will supply you with the timeline)


Name of character: _______________________________________

At what time did your character live in Jamestown? ______________________________________

Locate the years your character lived on the TIMELINE. Read and explore the events that took place before, during, and after his/her life.

List a minimum of 3 significant events that took place during your character's life:

1. ______________________________________________________________________

2. ______________________________________________________________________

3. ______________________________________________________________________

4. ______________________________________________________________________

5. ______________________________________________________________________


Choose 1 event you listed that had a major impact on your character's life:

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How do you think that event impacted your character's life? Think of ways it may have changed daily activities and responsibilities, expectations, and his/her opinion of Jamestown. Feel free to listen to your character's "Voices of Jamestown" information to remind yourself of what he/she said.

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What would be different about your character's life had the event you chose NOT occurred?

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Last updated: April 29, 2015

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