We found 27 resources with the concept the mayflower compact
On This Day: Mayflower CompactLesson Planet
2 mins 7th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewLearners consider how the Mayflower Compact created a sense of order for the new residents of North America. Video clips include a scholar and a re-enactor playing Plymouth Gov. William Bradford, and others include Native American...
The Pilgrims: Mayflower CompactLesson Planet
4 mins 5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What was the Mayflower Compact? Watch a video that explains the purpose of coming to New England on the Mayflower and the social compact that bound the Pilgrims to the government and laws that would be created in the new land.
The American Revolution IntroductionLesson Planet
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians create a replica of Jamestown Virginia, analyze the Mayflower Compact, practice penmanship by copying a famous quote by William Bradford, and read a great informational text on the beginnings of colonial America with a...
When is Thanksgiving? Colonizing AmericaLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover the first attempts made to colonize and establish the first permanent English colonies in the North American region, from Sir Walter Raleigh's colony at Roanoke and settlement at Jamestown, Virginia to colonies in Maryland and...
The Meaning of America: Freedom and ReligionLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The United States of America was founded on firm ideals of both the pursuit of happiness and a spirit of reverence. Through a close reading of Nathaniel Hawthorne's "The May-Pole of Merry Mount," you can examine what some consider was a...
I Declare, I believe this document May Flower!"Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
The Mayflower Compact, the Declaration of Independence, the US Constitution, and the Bill of Rights are used as the text for a series of activities. After being assigned one of these documents, groups highlight key words and isolate the...
The Constitution of Madinah and the Mayflower CompactLesson Planet
9th - 12th
What parallels exist between the Constitution of Madinah (622 CE) and the Mayflower Compact (1620 CE)? Give your students a new perspective on both the history of Islam and the foundation of America with this lesson plan, which includes...
Volunteering Requires Freedom of ChoiceLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Learners explore ways to volunteer. In this volunteerism and philanthropy lesson, students brainstorm how the early Americans benefited from philanthropy, then discuss how others benefit from our philanthropy and how we choose ways to...