Developing a "Sense of Place" Towards Your Home, School, and Community

Students develop a "sense of place" about themselves, home, school, and community through researching, writing, and participating in cooperatvie group work. Studnets' identify and analyze a Native American tribe that lived in the area and techniques that they used to survive. Students create posters that list local businesses in their towns during the 1850s, 1880s, and 1920s.

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