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Linking the Past with the Present

Fifth graders explore how Africans built South Carolina into an economic giant. They write an expository paper explaining how Africans and their descendants built the rice empire along the Carolina coastline. They write a persuasive paper expressing why the local, state, and federal government should step in and assist sweetgrass basket weavers.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th
Subjects
English Language Arts
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
21 days
Instructional Strategy
Research
Year
2002

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