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Christopher Columbus Commemorative Coin

Students research various contemporary views on Christopher Columbus' discovery of America, including more controversial ones, in order to obtain different perspectives. Students then write a persuasive paper to support an opinion. As a group the students must decide to recommend or not recommend the creation of a Christopher Columbus Commemorative Coin.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Research
Usage Permissions
Fine Print