Learn about the Pilgrims and Pilgrim life in the Plantation! Take a pretend journey on the Mayflower and dress like a Pilgrim. This unit has is full of wonderful learning adventures for your students. It was designed for 1st grade, but could easily be adapted for Kindergarten or 2nd. Here's what is included:
*Table of contents (with directions for the teacher!)
*Suggested Book List to enrich your unit
*Resources list - videos and online interactive resources to make the unit come alive
*Vocabulary Read-Write the room activity - Students learn vocabulary words and view authentic pictures
*Packing to Sail - Students pack to board the Mayflower
*Pilgrim Names - A list of passenger names from the Mayflower. Complete directions on how to have your students select a name, desk tags and more.
*Pictures for a bulletin board or wall display
*The Pilgrims mini-book (non-fiction reader)
*Voyage on the Mayflower - Take your students on a pretend journey aboard the Mayflower. Directions and a script fro the teacher.
*Pilgrim houses - Learn about Pilgrim houses & compare/contrast to houses today. Includes a Venn diagram & non-fiction reading passage.
*Horn book - Learn about the horn book the Pilgrim children used for learning. Students will even make their own! Includes a non-fiction reading passage, patterns, instructions & picture of completed project.
*Math worksheets - Includes: +10, -10, doubles, doubles plus one, odd/even & sums of 10.
*Writing center - Includes 8 writing prompts & 3 sheets of stationery.
*Sail Away - Long a worksheet
*Bossy r word search
*How to make butter (cute direction page)
*Thanksgiving feast - sign-up sheet to bring food; print and go & editable versions are included
*Pilgrim costumes - patterns and instructions for a Pilgrim boy hat, Pilgrim girl bonnet, collar
*Pilgrim story - Worksheet for the end of the unit