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Exploring the History of the I&M Canal

Students examine the building of the I & M canal in Chicago. Using the internet, they research the lives of the individuals who worked on the construction and develop a timeline of events. They explore the impact of the canal on Illinois and the country.

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Grade
5th - 9th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research