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Reader's Theater Play: Talk Like a Pilgrim

Learn how pilgrim children talked in this Scholastic News play.

  • Grades: 1–2

How did Pilgrims greet one another? What were poppets? What chores were Pilgrim children responsible for? In this Reader’s theater play, your students will hear how Pilgrim boys and girls talked. They'll also learn interesting facts about the daily life of children in colonial America. The Reader's theater activity also features a glossary of Pilgrim vocabulary, a map showing the layout of a typical Pilgrim village, and bright color photographs of Pilgrim life.

 

 

 

  • Subjects:
    Reading Fluency, Holidays and Seasonal Themes
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