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Interpreting a Primary Source Document

Students interpret a letter that Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1812 to his overseer, Mr. Goodman, regarding his life at Poplar Forest. The class discusses the document and shares their findings about the time period using the letter as a primary source.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 6th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Research
Included Materials
  • Worksheet

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