After studying the English Civil War, students will have a chance in this activity to read a first-hand account of King Charles I's execution. Then they will be asked 7 detailed questions that covers material from the first-hand account, information on the English Civil War, and connections to the U.S. today. By studying this account, students will be able to better understand why the King was on trial, and how powerful he was even to the point of his death. The PowerPoint includes 4 slides worth of primary source text on the execution, as well as the 7 questions. Perfect for a supplemental group activity.