Jamestown Started to make money after they got a tobacco seed, also called the cash crop, and started planting and selling it. They also got slaves to help them plant and harvest the tobacco. The fertile soil helped out with the planting.
We need to eat out pets to survive!
This slide represents the starving time, the time where Jamestown was starving in the winter. They had to resort to eating their pets to survive. One of the main reasons they were starving is because of the amount of gentlemen that wouldn't work
We are so hungry!
This slide shows the peace between the Indians and Jamestown, before John Smith left after the gunpowder explosion. He is the one that brang over the tobacco plant and saved Jamestown.
We are now in peace!
This slide shows the House of Burgesses, the governement they made so they could make their own laws without having to ask King James 1 because of the distance
WE need to make our own laws. We are too far away from King James 1
The reason why Jamestown was such a success was because of the starving time. Everyone was starving and the colony was a out to die out, then some random guy named John Smith came and saved the entire thing.