Integrated Social Studies and Art Lesson

Fourth graders study the Civil War and the Underground Railroad. In groups, they create coded quilts like those used in the Underground Railroad. They review secret codes used, plan a phrase they would like to use, and paint quilt patches to match their coded phrase.

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Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
2 days

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