In 1620, a group of people decided to leave _____________. They crossed the _____________ Ocean and _____________ in America. These people were called _____________. They decided to make the long journey because they wanted religious _____________.
The pilgrims crossed the ocean in a ship called the _____________. There were 102 _____________ aboard the ship. The ship was _____________ with little room to move about. At first the weather was pleasant, but then the ship met _____________ and strong winds. During the _____________, two people died and one child was born. Finally, after 65 days at sea, the Mayflower sighted _____________.
The pilgrims created a _____________at Plymouth. Life was _____________at the colony. At first the pilgrim lived on the Mayflower while they _____________ their homes on land. It was winter so they were cold and wet. Soon many of the pilgrims became _____________. About half of the pilgrims died during the first year of _____________ such as scurvy and pneumonia.
With the help of Native Americans, the colony _____________ the first year. Native Americans taught the colonists how to grow _____________ and how to collect _____________ from maple trees. The colonists who survived the first year had a three day _____________ to give _____________ for their first harvest.