This is a painting of Gallows Hill. Cotton Mather had just written a popular book describing suspected witchcraft in nearby Boston. As the trials progressed, accusations spread to individuals from other , among them, , , , , , , , and Boston. Had the journal entries from Samuel Sewall. That month, , one of the judges, publicly acknowledged his own error and guilt in the proceedings. Bonaguaro 4 Salem Witchcraft Trials WebQuest 5 Studying the Background of Arthur Miller's The Crucible Grade 11 by A.
Told of all the deaths of the victims and the animals that were blamed. On this website you can click on links and more informational pages will apper. A brief history of the salem witch trials. This information was included in the timeline. Related Websites: 2 Teaching The Crucible: A Guide to Curriculum Integration from Social Studies School Service 3 The Crucible by Arthur Miller 4 The Cruicible by P. Tituba: Yes Judge: Tell me about the man you saw that told you to come to him and serve him. Many in the community who viewed the unfolding events as travesties remained mute, afraid that they would be punished for raising objections to the proceedings by being accused of witchcraft themselves.
Three witches Pressured by to identify their tormentor, Betty and Abigail claimed to have been bewitched by and two other members of the community, neither of whom attended church regularly: , an beggar, and Sarah Osborn also spelled Osborne , an elderly bed-ridden woman who was scorned for her involvement with an indentured servant. Then almost as fast as it had started, the witch hunt ended. Close this pop-up window to remain on this page Samuel Sewall Samuel Sewall was born at Bishop Stoke, Hampshire, England on March 28, 1652. . Analyze the Causes for the Salem Witch Trials. From 1691 to 1725 Sewall served on the Governor's Council. Salem witch trial Witch trial in Salem, Massachusetts, lithograph by George H.
When I read this letter to William Stoughton it provided me with a lot of information that I didn't know until then. Judge: W ho were they? In other words, justify your decision. Salem Witch Trials The Topic: Salem Witch Trials Easier - In the summer of 1692, ignorance and fear ruled over Puritan Salem, Massachusetts. Putnam was the father of Ann Putnam Jr. I put this confession on the aftermath of the Salem Witch Trials. They told me if I would not hurt the children they would hurt me.
Judge: What did you say to it? Related Websites: 2 Trials of Hysteria by K. Then explained everything that was going on. You decide for yourself; then present your case. T he Examination of Tituba translated in modern terms : Lawyer: Tutuba, what evil spirit are you familiar with? Follow or adapt the instructions found at these webQuest sites: 1 The Crucible Grades 10-12 by C. I used this information on most of my pages. The thing told me if I would not go on hurting the children they would do worse to me. Mather, Cotton Cotton Mather, portrait by Peter Pelham; in the collection of the American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts.
I found most of the content interesting. On this website it shows you a video about a salem witch hunt. Over the following year many trials were held and many people imprisoned. Students will then research on their own in the computer lab utilizing several websites. Koeller This site provides a short summary of the events leading up to the trial and the outcomes.
Tituba: I believe it is the devil. And this was one of the many letters that I also liked. In 1702 the General Court declared that the trials had been unlawful. The haphazard fashion in which the Salem witch trials were conducted contributed to changes in U. The process of identifying witches began with suspicions or rumours. Had the diary entry of Mary Warden. Tituba: Sometimes it is like a hog, and sometimes like a great dog.
I like this website because when you scroll down, you have even more choices to look threw. Williams This unit plan offers lessons, activities, and both off and online resources for study of the Salem Witch Trials. Read The Witch on Blackbird Pond. Told better explained info on the deaths and blamed people and animals. Aftermath and legacy In the years to come, there would be individual and institutional acts of repentance by many of those involved in the trials.