To become familiar with the life of William Penn and the beliefs of the Quakers.
1 class period
Read the introductory paragraph with the class. It provides background information about William Penn and the Quakers.
Students will then take part in a fun activity where they answer a series of multiple choice questions -- selecting "a" or "b" -- based on the background information and clues that are provided.
Next, students read two primary source accounts by Richard Townshend and William Penn and do True/False questions that follow each account.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress. The quiz can also be given as a homework assignment.