William Penn: Young Rebel

William Penn: Young Rebel


Brief Description:

Exciting biographical stories in eight units. Activities include time lines, dioramas, crafts, games, paper dolls and recipes. Includes resource suggestions, colorful picture booklet, and map of Philadelphia. K-4th grade.

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting 1993 51 PP. Looseleaf


Content: This packet covers William Penn’s life from England to the New World; emphasis on how his Quaker faith became central to his life and actions.

Age Range: 4 – 11 years.

Preparation Time: 30 – 45 minutes each lesson to read the story over so that it can be retold in a captivating way, to duplicate worksheets, or to gather materials.

Number of Lessons: There are eight one-week lessons, 45 minutes long.

Activities: These include discussion questions, stories, craft projects, dramatizations, coloring, and paper and pencil activities.

Supplies/Equipment: Audio-visual aids of England and Pennsylvania in the 1600’s (available from PYM library), maps of these areas and art supplies.