Teaching and Activities
What would it be like to have to leave the known & journey to the unknown? Children empathise by imagining a journey into space to an unknown planet – what would you need to take?
To empathize with the First Pilgrim families through imaginative exploration of a current day escape to a ‘New World’.
To locate Continents, (Europe, N America); Ocean (Atlantic); Countries (USA, England in UK); Towns (Plymouth); Places (Plymouth Rock) using world map, globe and atlases.
- Think about the 'who, why, where, and when' elements of the first pilgrims in 1620.
- Imagine and explore emotions and feelings possibly felt by the pilgrims through re-enactments of events and imagining the landscape of the New World.