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President Jefferson's Cipher: Cracking the Code

Students examine the journey out west by Lewis and Clark. Using a cipher from President Jefferson, they solve a code he gave to the explorers before setting out on their exploration. They share his message with the class and state reasons for giving them a code to begin with.

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Grade
3rd - 12th
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning

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