E11 UNIT 3: Colonial Literature

In this unit, we will discuss the early colonial period of American history and the literature that was produced during this period and about this period.  Of particular emphasis will be the writings of the Puritan people and Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible.”


SLIDESHOWS


VIDEOS

The Slave Trade

 

McCarthyism


COLONIAL AND COLONIAL-RELATED TEXTS


INTERNET RESOURCES Some of these might require a VPN

  1. Historical background of Colonial America
  2. Salem witch trial tests
  3. A City Upon A Hill Video
  4. Enlightenment and Slavery

WORKSHEETS
Place these worksheets in the NOTES/WORKSHEET section of your binder.


UNIT VOCABULARY 

There are four vocabulary lists for this play, one per act.  Vocabulary for each section is due at the conclustion of each Act.  Place these worksheets in the VOCABULARY section of your binder.

 

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