This lesson students are to imagine that they are pilgrim children. Then they are to write a person narrative from their point of view as a pilgrim child on the Mayflower.
There is a bonus activity where students are told...
The space on the Mayflower is limited, so you are not allow to pack many items. In fact, you are only allowed to bring three things along with you. What would you bring and why? Write and illustrate your response inside the suitcase. (Suitcase pattern included.)
***This lesson is also available at more store in a bundle with a narrative and argumentative writing lesson. TITLE: Thanksgiving Writing***
This lesson is aligned with the Common Core standards. Common Core Standards W.1.3, W.2.3, W.3.3, W.4.3, asks students to write a narrative piece of writing.