To become familiar with the people and events involved in the establishment of the first permanent English settlement in America.
1 class period
Students will read a story about the Jamestown Settlement. Afterwards, the stories will be collected by the teacher from each class member.
The students will then be given a different version of the story about Jamestown. This version is different in that many key words, names, and terms are missing. Each class member will try to fill in the spaces with the missing words, names, and terms that correctly complete the sentences. Students can find the correct answers in a list that is provided.
This lesson can be used by individuals, small groups, or the entire class.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included.