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Explore New England government in the 1700's with your class. They will identify historical documents as primary or secondary sources, then read and discuss the significance of these documents as they relate to the "freedom of religion" stated in the Bill of Rights. Next, they explain the relationship between the actions of Gloucester citizens and the eventual content of the Bill of Rights. End by creating a copybook containing a petition to change a current school or community rule.