This reading of William Bradford's journal discusses the rough seas and events of the voyage on the Mayflower. Abridged to be a one-page reading, this resource includes scaffolded comprehension questions, as well as critical thinking/higher order questions relating to the style of writing and their strong belief in God and Christianity. A great resource to explain the events that blew the Mayflower off course!
Answer key included.
This primary source follows the reading strategy of SOAPstone. If you are unfamiliar with SOAPstone, please download my free resource on this reading strategy.
It is an extremely easy strategy to use when breaking down any reading material. This speech is no exception. I hope you enjoy this resource!
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