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Orphan Trains

Fifth graders discover the events that led to the formation of orphan trains. As a class, they listen to facts about the trains to spark their interest. They read excerpts of a book with a partner and identify any generalizations about the orphan trains. They write an essay organizing their thoughts.

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Grade
5th
Subjects
World History
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Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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