Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot Activities

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Literature Daydreams
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Investigate and discuss Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot of 1605. Perfect for ELA, British Literature and Social Studies, World History these lessons explore the background to the plot, what happened and why. Engage your students through creative writing tasks and Socratic seminar discussion. An excellent 2+ hours of learning!

These 2+ hours of learning activities include:
# Teacher's planner
# Factual historical knowledge
# Fact gathering activity
# 3 creative writing activities
# Socratic seminar instructions
# 8 debate prompts
And a free bonus activity: the Thanksgiving Act of 1605


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24 pages
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
2 hours
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