Type
Word Search
Description

birth mark
merry mount
wakefield
major molineux
custum house
old time legends
liberty tree
Puritan
Massachusetts
New England
fiction
antebellum
American Genius
Scarlet Letter
Hawthorne

Nathaniel Hawthorne Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

New England
Sophia Peabody
Solitude
Moby Dick
Marble Faun
Hawthorne
Massachusetts
Romanticism
Witchcraft
Puritan
Custom House
Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The Protagonist of the story Hester
Hester's daughter Pearl
Husband of Hester Roger Chillingworth
Commits Adultery with Hester Arthur Dimmesdale
Governor of the town Governor Bellingham
A widow who is thought of as a witch Misstress Hibbins
Hester wears this upon her breast Scarlet A
Dimmesdale dies on this Scaffold
Hester's profession Seamstress
Religion that they practice Puritan
Place where Hester and Dimmesdale meet up Forest
Color of the A Hester wears Scarlet
Author of this book Nathaniel Hawthorne
Time which this story takes place Mid 1600's
Area where this story takes place Boston
Hester's last name Prynne
Chillingworth's profession Physician
Period of literature Romanticism
Where Hester and Pearl live Outskirts
Pearl is called this by some Demon Child

The English Colonies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the first permanent english settlement in North America JAMESTOWN
took control of the colony and built a fort in 1608 JOHNSMITH
introduced a new type of tobacco that sold well in New England JOHNROLFE
paid their journey to America INDENTURED SERVANTS
establishes the colony of pennslvania WILLIAM PENN
puritan leader who served as a governor of Massachsetts JOHN WINTHROP
publicly discussed religious ideas that some leaders thought were radical ANNE HUTCHINSON
protestants who wanted to reform the Church of England PURITANS
a member of a Puritan's Separatist sect that left England in the early 1600's to settle in the Americas PILGRIMS
a person who moves to another country after leaving his or her homeland IMMIGRANTS
a document written by the Pilgrims establishing themselves as a political society and setting guidelines for self-government MAYFLOWER COMPACT
Squanto taught the Pilgrims native farming methods and helped them establish relations with the Wampanoag TISQUANTUM
made up one of the largest religious groups in New Jersey QUAKERS
crops that are always needed STAPLE CROPS
he was forced to surrender New Netherland to the English PETER STUYVESANT
people talked about and decided on issues of local interest, such as paying for schools TOWN MEETING
a system in which goods and slaves were traded among the Americas, Britain, and Africa TRIANGULAR TRADE
a religious movement that swept through the colonies in the 1730's and 1740's GREAT AWAKENING
a philosopher that thought people had natural rights such as equality and liberty. JOHN LOCKE
a movement that took place during the 1700's to spread the idea that reason and logic could improve society ENLIGHTENMENT
he surrender in 1766 PONTIAC
American Indian princess, she saved the life of John Smith when he was captured POCAHONTAS
an attacked led by Nathaniel Bacon against American Indians and the colonial government in Virginia BACON'S REBELLION
laws passed in the colonies to control slaves SLAVE CODES
grown only enough for yourself SUBSISTENCE FARMING

The Scarlet Letter Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Promise
Prison
Passage
Needlework
Able
Move
Meteor
Leech
Husband
Laws
Hawthorne
Forest
Father
Doctor
Dimmesdale
Congregation
Confess
Commander
Church
Brook
Bristol
Bellingham
Armor
Adultery
The Scarlet Letter
Boston
Roger Chillingworth
Arthur Dimmesdale
Pearl
Hester Prynne

Writers in American Literature Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The 16th president of the U.S that ended slavery Abraham Lincoln
wrote the story "Rip Van Winkle" Washington Irving
did not live with her husband and wrote "Letters From New York" Lydia Maria Child
father of detective fiction Edgar Allan Poe
Story of an hour Kate Chopin
Influential in the Salem witch trials Cotton Mather
Birth name is Samuel L. Clemens Mark Twain
most influential transcendentalist writer of the 19th century Ralph Waldo Emerson
grandfather was a judge in the Salem Witch Trials Nathaniel Hawthorne
Signs Preceding the End of the World Yuri Herrera
former slave who wrote a book about her life as a slave Harriet Jacobs
The Great Lawsuit Margaret Fuller
song of myself Walt Whitman
Puritans as a city on a hill John Winthrop

NEW ENGLAND COLONY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Leading Industry Ship Building
Used to Light Lamps Whaleoil
Secondary Economic Industry Fishing
Center of Columnist's Lives Religion
Columnists Were Called This Puritans
He Settled the Massachussetts Bay Colony Winthrop
Native New England Tribe Wampanoag
Another Name for a Disagreement Dissent
Force Someone To Leave Expel
He Lead the Native Americans Against The Columnists Metacomet
Houses and Towns Were Centered Around These Commons

Colonization Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where did Great Britain send unwanted people Georgia
Religious movement in the colonies during the early 1700s Great Awakening
Which region had the longest growing season Southern
What region made great boats New England
What region was nick named the bread basket Middle
What group settled in Plymouth Massachusetts Pilgrims
What group wanted to purify the Church of England and had to glee to America because of religious persecution Puritans
Who was kicked out of the puritans church and then founded Rhode Island Roger Williams
Who was kicked out of the puritans church then founded the fundamental orders of Connecticut Thomas Hooker
The New England colonies were settled for _______ Religious reasons
What was written by the pilgrims in 1602 Mayflower compact
What was the first representative government V.H.O.B.
What was the first written constitution in the colonies F.O.O.C.
Who founded Pennsylvania WilliamPenn
What group had religious tolerance, abolition of slavery, nonviolence and women's rights Quakers
Who founded Georgia James Oglethorpe

Scarlet Letter Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

hawthorne
nathaniel
scarletletter
twicetoldtales
stale
sophia
salem
rose
massachusettes
julian
fanshawe
anoldwoman

Thanksgiving Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

England
maize
celery
symbol
Thursday
third
Abraham Lincoln
Sarah Hale
yams
wishbone
Wampanoag Indians
voyage
vegetables
customs
tradition
thankful
tablecloth
sweet potato
settlers
ham
turkey
Pecan pie
pumpkin pie
Plymouth
Pilgrim
November
Native American
Mayflower
Massachusetts Bay Colony
holiday
harvest
gravy
grateful
gobble
friends
football
feast
Squanto
family
cranberries
cornucopia
cornbread
Colonists
celebrate
casserole
New World
bread
beans
bake
autumn
acorn

Transcendentalism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A philosophical movement developing in America in the late 1820s and 1830s. Transcendentalism
He founded the movement. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Transcendentalist who wrote Walden and learned from Ralph Waldo Emerson. Henry David Thoreau
The main Hindu scripture which influenced the movement. Upanishads
An organization of Transcendentalists founded in 1836. Transcendental Club
A publication which Transcendentalists used to voice their views. The Dial
A spiritual portion of God Transcendentalism believes is within every individual. Over-Soul
Henry David Thoreau's main publication, describing his life for a year in the wilderness. Walden
A French Transcendentalist publication translated in English in 1844. Lotus Sutra
A major figure in the transcendentalist movement and a strong women's rights advocate. Margaret Fuller
An Antebellum reformer who criticized and satirized the Transcendental movement. Nathaniel Hawthorne
This is what Transcendentalists believe has corrupted individual goodness of people. Society
Spiritual texts from this religion influenced thoughts of the movement. Hinduism
Transcendentalist beliefs are closely linked with beliefs from English and German philosophers of this thought. Romantics
Transcendentalists believe one can find this naturally within themselves in a spiritual sense. Knowledge
Ralph Waldo Emerson's main publication, it expresses the main beliefs of Transcendentalism. Nature
A Transcendentalist value in which people are their best selves as individuals and should not conform to society. Individualism
A utopia created based on Transcendentalist ideals, it was what Nathaniel Hawthorne used to criticize the movement. Brook Farm
A 19th Century author who criticized Transcendentalism, calling it a "disease." Edgar Allen Poe
A Unitarian minister in Roxbury, Boston, who helped found the Transcendental Club. George Putnam