History of the Mayflower

November 3rd, 2016 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

 

It’s Thursday, November 3, 2016, and time for Social Sciences at ClickSchooling!

 

Recommended Website:

MayflowerHistory.com

(mayflowerhistory.com/)

Age Range: 12-18 (Grades 7-12, with parental supervision)

 

Learn about the passengers and history of the Mayflower, Plymouth Colony, the Wampanoag Indians, and more at this website created by author and historian Caleb Johnson.

Use the side bar menu to navigate the site and discover: 

  • The stories and genealogy of the passengers from John Alden to Gilbert Winslow
  • Other voyages of the Mayflower
  • Who was on the crew of the Mayflower
  • Cross section drawings of the ship
  • The houses, animals, and more of Plymouth colony (*Note: There is a warning on the Crime and Punishment page regarding the explicit nature of the content and the crimes described are graphic and may be offensive in nature. Parents should definitely preview the page prior to deciding whether or not they wish their students to view the information.)
  • Tisquantum (Squanto), Massasoit, and Wampanoag history
  • Primary resources to dig deeper

And much more. Scattered throughout the entries are interesting images, concise text, and fascinating stories, making this website a nice addition to your pilgrim studies.

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