Mayflower book & reading comprehensions 'Mayflower: Journey to the Unknown' - Pilgrims, Thanksgiving

Download and print a full, 32-page children’s book about the Pilgrims’ lives and journey to America. The book is fully illustrated with colour pictures. Its information is presented in a fun, easy-to-read format.

Also included are reading comprehension activities utilising the ‘VIPERS’ strategy (Vocabulary, Inference, Prediction, Explain, Retrieval, Sequence/Summarise’) for each section of the book.

This resource offers everything you’ll need for a series of lessons about the Pilgrim fathers, Thanksgiving and the Mayflower’s voyage to America, specially produced for the 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower’s voyage.

The book is here in two formats (both in single pages and in spreads) to accommodate different methods of printing. The comprehensions are here either in separate documents of all together - alongside an answers booklet.

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  • Mayflower-book-_-single-pages.pdf
  • Mayflower-book-_-double-page-spreads-version.pdf
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-13.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-12.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-11.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-10.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-9.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-8.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-7.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-6.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-5.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-4.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-3.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-2.docx
  • Mayflower-_-reading-comprehension-_-1.docx
  • Mayflower-_-COMPLETE-_-reading-comprehension-questions.docx
  • Mayflower-_-COMPLETE-_-reading-comprehension-questions-_-ANSWERS.docx

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Created: Feb 1, 2020

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