Travel back in time to 1627! Students are now pilgrim boys and pilgrim girls as they learn about colonial life and how it compares to their current life.
Note: You should have a copy of the following books for this lesson-
- Sarah Morton's Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl and Samuel Eaton's Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Boy by Kate Waters.
One of our favorites. I take a picture of the boys in a tricorn hat for "then" and the girls in a bonnet. On the other side is a photo of them as they look today - "now. One of my students came up with the idea! Thanks so much.