The Boston Massacre was one of the events that led to revolution in the colonies. Recreate the fascinating trial of the British captain, Thomas Preston. Interestingly, one of America's biggest patriots, John Adams, represented the British captain accused of murder for the deaths that occurred during the Boston Massacre. This reenactment includes:
~ a 20 page script
~ 27 role cards
~ juror voting slips
~ a map and signs for classroom setup
Recreate the trial of the 18th century!
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