Boston Massacre memorial plague Boston Common


Using five primary source documents you were asked to write an accurate account of the events of March 5th, 1770.  You learned to closely examine images and written accounts by the colonists and a British officer. 

Did you have enough information to write an accurate account? 

What additional pieces of information would you like to have had? 

Examine the headlines of your fellow classmates newspaper articles.  As a class, discuss and reach a consensus on the best headline to represent the event known as the Boston Massacre.