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Mary and the Red River Raft

Upper elementary and middle schoolers examine how the clearing of rivers such as the Red River helped to boost the Arkansas economy of the mid-1800's. They listen to a story called, "Mary and the Red River Raft," then conduct research on the Internet in order produce an oral or written report about this time period.

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5th - 8th
Social Studies & History
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4 days
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