There are many books related to Pilgrims and Plymouth Colony that can help students better visualize and understand the people, their history, and their experiences. Some short picture books can be used as a whole class read-alouds, where other longer books can be used as longer novel studies. In this activity, students will create a plot summary of the book using visuals and descriptions.The book used for the example of this activity is Three Young Pilgrims by Cheryl Harness.
Here are some suggestions for literature related to the Pilgrims and Plymouth Colony:
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Objective: Summarize the story in a 3-5 storyboard describing the main events in the beginning, middle, and end of the story.
Grade Level 3-6
Difficulty Level 3 (Developing to Mastery)
Type of Assignment Individual