GAME NAME:

THE PILGRIMS' THANKSGIVING

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

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THE JOURNEY BEGINS

IT'S TIME

TO GO

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FORM OF A QUESTION.

ACROSS THE OCEAN

THE TRIP

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FORM OF A QUESTION.

WHAT THEY TOOK WITH THEM

PACK A

BAG

IDENTIFY THE ITEM FROM THE

DESCRIPTION.

THE SHIP'S PARTS

SHIP

SHAPE

IDENTIFY THE PARTS OF THE

SHIP BY THE DESCRIPTIONS.

GETTING SETTLED

HOME

SWEET

HOME?

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FORM OF A QUESTION.

THE FIRST CONCERNS

FIRST

THINGS

FIRST

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FORM OF A QUESTION.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THE NUMBER OF PILGRIMS

WHAT IS 102?

THE NAME OF THE SHIP THAT

THE PILGRIMS TOOK ACROSS

THE ATLANTIC OCEAN.

WHAT IS THE

MAYFLOWER?

A RELIGIOUS BOOK

WHAT IS A BIBLE?

TALL POLES FOR THE SHIP'S

SAILS

WHAT ARE MASTS?

THE DATE WHEN THEY LANDED

NEAR CAPE COD

WHAT IS NOVEMBER 11,

1620?

THE STONE THEY WHICH MAY

HAVE USED TO BUILD A RAMP

TO UNLOAD THE BOATS

WHAT IS PLYMOUTH

ROCK?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

ONE GROUP OF PILGRIMS LEFT

ENGLAND FOR _______

REASONS.

WHAT IS RELIGIOUS?

THE SEASON WHEN THEY

CROSSED THE ATLANTIC

OCEAN

WHAT IS AUTUMN?

IT'S USED FOR TURNING SOIL

FOR PLANTING.

WHAT IS A HOE?

IT STEERS THE SHIP.

WHAT IS THE RUDDER

OR TILLER?

THE LAND THEY SETTLED ON

WAS A FORMER PATUXET

NATIVE VILLAGE. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

IN CASE OF AN ATTACK, THEY

BUILT A _____.

WHAT IS A FORT?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

THE OTHER GROUP OF

PILGRIMS LEFT ENGLAND FOR

LAND AND _____.

WHAT IS MONEY?

THE REASON THE TRIP WAS

ROUGH AND BLEW THEM OFF

COURSE.

WHAT ARE STORMS?

A TOOL USED FOR CUTTING

WOOD

WHAT IS AN AXE?

A TOOL THAT TELLS YOU THE

DIRECTION YOU'RE GOING.

WHAT IS A COMPASS?

BY THE END OF THE FIRST

YEAR, ONLY ___ PILGRIMS

WERE ALIVE.

WHAT IS 50?

THE SEASON WHEN THEY

STARTED CLEARING THE

GROUND FOR THEIR PLANTING.

WHAT IS SPRING?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

SOME OF THE PILGRIMS HAD

TO WORK FOR ___ YEARS TO

PAY BACK THE PEOPLE WHO

PAID FOR THEIR TRIP.

WHAT IS 7?

MANY OF THE PILGRIMS

BECAME ____ FROM STAYING

BELOW ON THE SHIP.

WHAT IS ILL OR SICK?

LARGE CONTAINER FOR

COOKING

WHAT IS AN IRON POT?

THEY ENABLED THE

MAYFLOWER TO USE THE

WIND TO MOVE.

WHAT ARE SAILS?

OF THE 50 PEOPLE LEFT, MORE

THAN 25 OF THEM WERE

ADULTS. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?

THREE TIMES EACH WEEK

THEY HELD ______ SERVICES.

WHAT IS RELIGIOUS?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THE YEAR THE PILGRIMS LEFT

WHAT IS 1620?

THE TRIP LASTED ___ DAYS.

WHAT IS 66?

A BABY BED

WHAT IS A CRADLE OR

CRIB?

THE TOP FLOOR OF THE SHIP

WHERE PEOPLE WALK IN THE

SUNSHINE.

WHAT IS THE DECK?

THE NUMBER OF PILGRIMS

WHO WANTED TO RETURN TO

ENGLAND IN APRIL, 1621 AFTER

SURVIVING THE WINTER

WHAT IS ZERO?

THEY BUILT A TALL _____

AROUND THEIR SETTLEMENT.

WHAT IS A FENCE?

 CATEGORY:   

NATIVE AMERICANS WHOHELPED THE PILGRIMS

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE ENGLISH-SPEAKINGNATIVE WHO SHOWED THEPILGRIMS HOW TO PLANTCORN AND FERTILIZE IT WITHFISH  

 Response:   

WHO IS SQUANTO?

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 GAME NAME:

THE PILGRIMS' THANKSGIVING

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

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CHORES, CHORES, CHORES

JOBS

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FORM OF A QUESTION.

CLOTHES

WHAT'S IN

STYLE?

TELL WHETHER  THE ITEM OF

CLOTHING WAS SOMETHING

WORN BY A BOY OR A GIRL.

THE ORIGINAL NATIVES

WE WERE

HERE

FIRST!

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FORM OF A QUESTION?

MEETING THE NEIGHBORS

HOWDY!

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FORM OF A QUESTION?

THANKS FOR THE HOLIDAY

THE FIRST

FEAST

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FORM OF A QUESTION.

LESSONS LEARNED

LIFE'S

LESSONS

ANSWER TRUE OR FALSE IF WE

COULD LEARN THESE LESSONS

FROM THE PILGRIMS AND

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

IT WAS THE _______'S JOB TO

BUILD THE HOUSES.

WHO ARE THE MEN OR

MEN AND BOYS?

PETTICOATS (AS MANY AS 7

AT A TIME)

WHAT ARE GIRLS?

THE NAME OF THE ORIGINAL

NATIVE AMERICAN GROUP

THAT GREETED THE PILGRIMS

WHAT ARE THE

WAMPANOAG?

THE FIRST NATIVE THE

PILGRIMS MET

WHO WAS SAMOSET?

THE WAMPANOAG ANNUALLY

GAVE THANKS FOR GOOD

_____.

WHAT ARE HARVESTS?

GOOD NEIGHBORS SHARE

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

AFTER TURNING 7, BOYS DID

NOT DO WHICH OF THESE:

HUNT, SEW, OR FIELD WORK.

WHAT IS SEW?

BREECHES

WHAT IS A BOY? (KNEE

LENGTH PANTS)

WHICH OF THESE DID THEY

NOT HUNT: BUFFALO, BEAR, OR

DEER

WHAT ARE BUFFALO?

TRADING WITH THE NATIVES

WAS NOT IMPORTANT TO THE

PILGRIMS. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?

THE FEAST LASTED FOR ____

DAYS.

WHAT IS 3?

HARD WORK DOESN'T PAY.

WHAT IS FALSE?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

GIRLS HELPED BY GRINDING

CORN, COOKING, AND KEEPING

THE ____ GOING.

WHAT ARE FIRES?

CAPE

WHAT ARE BOYS?

(SLEEVELESS WOOL

THEY HUNTED FOR MORE

THAN THEY NEEDED. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?

THE NATIVES SHOWED THE

PILGRIMS HOW TO PLANT

CORN AND FERTILIZE IT WITH

____.

WHAT IS FISH?

ONLY 4 PILGRIM WOMEN WERE

STILL ALIVE TO PREPARE THE

FOOD FOR THE FIRST

THANKSGIVING FEAST. TRUE

OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

RESPECT NATURE

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

FAMILIES HAD TO HELP TAKE

CARE OF SINGLE MEN. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

COIF

WHAT ARE GIRLS?

(WHITE CAP)

THE NATIVES LIVED IN GROUPS

OF ______.

WHAT ARE FAMILIES?

THE PILGRIMS TRADED TOOLS

AND UTENSILS TO THE

NATIVES FOR ____ WHICH

THEY COULD SELL IN EUROPE.

WHAT ARE FURS?

WHICH OF THESE WAS NOT

PART OF THE FEAST: COD,

DUCK, BEEF, OR CORN

WHAT IS BEEF?

KEEP TRYING IF YOU WANT TO

SUCCEED.

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

CHILDREN COLLECTED

SHELLFISH, WATCHED

LIVESTOCK, AND BROUGHT IN

____ AND _____.

WHAT ARE WOOD AND

WATER?

WAISTCOAT

WHAT ARE BOYS?

(JACKET WITH LONG

THEIR LEADER NEEDED THE

SUPPORT OF THE PEOPLE FOR

HIS AUTHORITY. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

THE NATIVES USED THIS FOR

MONEY AFTER THE PILGRIMS

ARRIVED.

WHAT IS WAMPUM?

THE FEAST ALSO INCLUDED

GAMES, SINGING, AND ______.

WHAT IS DANCING?

HONORING TREATIES OR

PROMISES DOESN'T MATTER.

WHAT IS FALSE?

 CATEGORY:   

NATIVE AMERICANS WHOHELPED THE PILGRIMS

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE ENGLISH-SPEAKINGNATIVE WHO SHOWED THEPILGRIMS HOW TO PLANTCORN AND FERTILIZE IT WITHFISH  

 Response:   

WHO IS SQUANTO?

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