Ms. Crose Puritanism and the Crucible Web Quest Task Research: You will engage in online research about a particular topic relating to the Puritans in the 1600’s or the historical time period. Your group will be assigned a topic from the list below:
Puritanism Puritans: Voyage to the New World Puritans’ Daily Life
Present: Your group will then have class time in the computer lab tomorrow to create a PowerPoint presentation of 10 slides that you will share with the class
Quiz: Finally, your group will be responsible for submitting three quiz questions relating to your topic.
What are the Puritans’ core religious beliefs? Describe at least five.
What is predestination?
How would you characterize the Puritans’ religious beliefs?
Group 2: Puritans: Voyage to the New World
Read through the following articles below about the Puritans' voyage to America, then answer the guiding questions.
The Mayflower Compact
Puritans Background (scroll down)
Journey to the New World (scroll down)
Why did the Puritans come to the New World?
How did the Puritans get to the New World?
What was the Mayflower Compact?
What was Plymouth Colony? Briefly describe the Puritans’ experience there.
What is the difference between Pilgrims and Puritans?
Group 3: Puritans' Daily Life Read through the following articles about the daily life of the Puritans, then answer the guiding questions below.
Houses and Architecture
Describe Puritan clothing. What do their clothing choices reveal about their values?
Describe some common forms of punishment. What did these punishments reveal about Puritan values?
How were women treated in Puritan society?
What was the role of education in Puritan society?
5) What did Puritan houses and villages look like?