The lesson will go over the 13 original colonies and the time period and how they came to be. It will give a brief overview of each region, New England, Middle Colonies, and Southern Colony, including maps for visuals. The lesson will explain what life was like in each region of colonies; including religion, daily roles, and what the colonists did to survive. Students will discuss how people lived in each region and find similarities and differences between them. The lesson will also explain how the 13 colonies eventually became the United States of America.