The Witch,” a horror movie set in New England some 400 years ago, a few decades before the Salem witch trials, worked hard to stay invisible ahead of its arrival at Sundance. Description from carpetbagger.blogs.nytimes.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
The House of the Seven Gables (Gothic Classic) - Illustrated Unabridged Edition: Historical Novel about Salem Witch Trials from the Renowned American Author of
The story of the Salem witch trials of 1692-3 is often synonymous with the burning of accused witches at the stake. During the trials, it is estimated that 200 people were accused of practicing witchcraft, and 20 were executed. Hanging was the preferred method of execution, although one man accused of witchcraft was pressed to death by heavy stones. Eventually, the colony admitted the trials were a mistake and compensated the families of those convicted. Click above to learn more!
Webquest - The Salem Witch Trials What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the name Salem, Massachusetts? For most people it is the Salem Witch Trials of 1692. Twenty-four people were put to death as a result of these trials. Your students learn about this fascinating and puzzling time in history as they uncover facts while learning to read for information and using research and computer skills. Included are several extension activities that can be used for differentiation.
What led to the Salem Witch Trials?
This site has neat information on the Salem Witch Trials. The transcripts have a searchable index.
Salem Witch Trials Pt. 1 -- Two minutes in and i see this is more for entertainment than for education...
The Life and Times of a Contemporary New England Witch: The Salem Witch Trials of 1692
Show this with The Crucible. Clip from Monty Python and the Holy Grail where they put the witch on trial. I mean, everyone knows that witches burn because they're made of wood!!!!
The truth behind the Salem witch trials | Children's books | The Guardian
The Witches: What Really Happened In Salem In 1692 -- An All Together Conversation With Stacy Schiff
Salem Witch Trials: Rebecca Town Nurse's death warrant: topic, pictures and information - Fold3.com
Site of Salem Witch Trial Hangings Confirmed
Salem Witch Trials History https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=atbpOJvqDwY
▶ Arthur Miller, Salem, MA (1991): Arthur Miller's speech at the announcement ceremony for the Salem Witch Trails Memorial in Salem, Mass, Nov 14, 1991
Storm of witch craft ~ the Salem witch trials
The riveting, true story of the victims, accused witches, crooked officials, and mass hysteria that turned a mysterious illness affecting two children into a witch hunt that took over a dozen people’s lives and ruined hundreds more unfolds in chilling detail in this young adult book by award-winning author and illustrator Rosalyn Schanzer. Witches: The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem
Press release. The Most Anticipated Book About The Salem Witch Trials In Decades
This was a really good book - a little spooky, but good story line with wonderful history about the Salem witch trials, and 19th Century Maine. Tracking a monster (apparent serial killer), the characters come together and form bonds they never expected to solve the mystery - hopefully before the next victim is found!
Death in Salem: The Private Lives Behind The 1692 Witch Hunt by Diane Foulds http://www.amazon.com/dp/0762784970/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_rgU.vb0BCQGYK
Witch Trials and Burying Grounds of Salem Massachusetts Witch Trial Quote on the street in #Salem #Massachusetts
Salem Witch Trials Aftermath 1711 - Reversing the Attainders: Reversing the Attainders on Convicted Witches 1711
Salem Witch Museum - Salem, Massachusetts
A Brief History of the Salem Witch Trials | History | Smithsonian