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Introduction of Artifacts as a Primary Source

First graders are shown artifacts and asked to describe them in detail and their purpose. In groups, they discuss the characteristics of an artifact given to them and discover it can be used as a primary source. They show their artifact to the class and answer questions to end the lesson.

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Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning