SALEM WITCH TRIALS
This bundled product contains everything you need for your unit on the Salem Witch Trials. What was it like to be a Plymouth Pilgrim? Why did the Puritans choose to leave England and make their lives in America? This lesson plan covers the background information leading up to the Mayflower voyage, life as a Pilgrim and the First Thanksgiving.
This bundle includes my three Salem Witch Trial Products:
• Colonial Careers: Salem Witch Trial Judge ($6.00 value)
• Reading Comprehension Salem Witch Trials Reading Passages and Questions ($6.00 value)
• Bingo – Salem Witch Trials ($4.00 value)
Buy this bundle and get all three products for only $12.00
This product is perfect for SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for CLOSE READING with any non-fiction graphic organizer. THIS LESSON INCLUDES READING PASSAGES, COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS, TEACHER’S KEY, CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES, BINGO CARDS AND CLUES, AND NON-FICTION GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS.
There are twelve pages of informational text about the topic: The Salem Witch Trials. The passages cover the following topics:
• Puritans in England and America
• Laws of the Puritans
• The Salem Witch Trials – How It Began
• Arrests and Examinations
• The Process for Putting a Witch on Trial in Salem in 1692
• The Court and the Judges
• The Associate Magistrates
• Cotton Mather – Minister and Writer
• The Accusers and the Accused
• The End of the Salem Witch Trials
• The Aftermath of the Salem Witch Trials
This Bundle also includes BINGO Cards and Clues:
BINGO is a fun way to review new concepts and vocabulary words. The words in this BINGO set relate to the topic and make the perfect review for the pages of informational text that are included in this product. Great for use by Substitute Teachers!
This product is great for a large group, class or co-op.! It can be played in the traditional way where the instructor randomly chooses one of the cards and calls out the word. Or, to play as a review game, the instructor can read the clue that appears on the card below the BINGO word.
This product includes:
36 Unique Bingo Cards (18 pages with two cards per sheet)
The Caller’s Tracking Sheet
24 Calling Cards Containing Words and Clues
12 One-Page Passages of Informational Text
The Following Bingo Words are Included:
1692, Accusers, Acquit, Betty Parris, Brigit Bishop, Cotton Mather, Gallows Hill
Giles Corey, Increase, Magistrate, Oyer, Pillory, Pressing, Prosecutor, Puritan, Restitution, Salem, Spectral Evidence, Terminer, Testimony, Tituba, William Stoughton, Williams Phips, Witch’s Marks
This BUNDLE includes the following CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES:
Magistrate Job Application
A Witch or Bewitched?
Graphing Activity: Complete a Pie Chart
Speak Like a Puritan
Choose a Puritan Name
Puritan Children – Modern Children – A Comparison Activity
Create a Newspaper!
Read and Analyze Depositions Against Rebecca Nurse
I have also included Non-Fiction Graphic Organizers and a suggested reading list.
Download the preview to get a feel for my writing style as well as the detailed description of the activities!
Grades 6-8 and Homeschool
(Note: The informational text also appears in my Colonial Careers Lesson Plan)
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