MATH 014 cvrMATH 014 Criminals

Lecture on the topic of Criminals in Maritime History, their crimes, the punishments, and legislature developed in an effort to curb crime.

Materials Needed:
Instructor: PowerPoint Presentation
Students: Journals, writing implements

Vocabulary introduced:

  • Pirates
  • Buccaneers
  • Earrings for cutthroats
  • Henry Every
  • William Kidd
  • Edward Teach (BlackBeard)
  • Anne Bonney
  • Mary Read

All of Maritime History began with the observation of the oceans and rivers by man.
Further specific lectures can be assigned module letters as the need arises.

Seafaring Lore and Legend, Peter D. Jeans 2007
Personal experiences
Personal research

Lesson Plan:
Introduce the terms and concepts via PowerPoint by using images and bulleted lists to convey the information. Dialogue with the students in a question and answer format.

Explain subject matter, and resource materials, with an eye on multimedia and hands-on instruction when materials are available.


  • Bullet list of intended topics for this module

Direction on how instructor can conclude the module