COLONIAL MERCHANTS, SHOPKEEPERS AND PEDDLERS
This bundle includes informational text on Colonial merchants, shopkeepers and peddlers as well as colonial money, bartering, trading and more.
Included are my three “Colonial Merchants and Shopkeepers” Products:
• Colonial Careers: Shopkeepers, Merchants and Peddlers ($5.00 value)
• Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions ($4.00 value)
• Bingo – Colonial Merchants, Shopkeepers and Peddlers ($4.00 value)
Buy this bundle and get all three products for only $10.00
This product is perfect for SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for CLOSE READING with any non-fiction graphic organizer. THIS LESSON INCLUDES READING PASSAGES, COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS, TEACHER’S KEY, CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES, BINGO CARDS AND CLUES, AND NON-FICTION GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS.
There are ten reading passages of informational text about the topic: Colonial Merchants, Shopkeepers, and Peddlers. The passages cover the following topics:
Early Colonists - Acquiring Goods
The Navigation Acts
Trading and Bartering
Colonists’ Attempts at Money
o Commodity Money
o Coins in the Colonies: English Coins, Foreign Coins, Colonial Coins
Merchants vs. Shopkeepers vs. Peddlers
The Peddler’s Reputation
The First General Stores
Well-Known Colonial Merchants: Mary Alexander and Peter Faneuil
Examples of Colonial Shopkeepers
This Bundle also includes BINGO Cards and Clues
36 Unique Bingo Cards (18 pages with two cards per sheet)
The Caller’s Tracking Sheet
24 Calling Cards Containing Words and Clues
The words in this BINGO set relate to the topic and makes the perfect review for the pages of informational text that are included in this product: Apothecary; Bartering; Cartwright; Chandlers; Cobblers; Cooper; Double Coincidence of Wants; Duty; Exporting; Glassware, China and Paper; Importing; Mary Alexander; Mercantilism; Merchant; Milliner; Navigation Acts; Peddler; Peter Faneuil; Pound, Shilling and Pence; Shipwright; Shopkeeper; Spanish Coins; Wampum; Wheelwright
This BUNDLE includes the following CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES:
Create a Business Plan!
Create Your Business Sign
Venn Diagram and Teacher’s Key
Match the Colonial Sign to the Business
Organize Your General Store
I have also included Non-Fiction Graphic Organizers and a suggested reading list.