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Social Studies: Jeffeerson and the Declaration

Students investigate Thomas Jefferson's intentions for the Declaration of Independence. In discussion, they consider what parts of the document are most useful today and to what purposes does it address the most. Finally, students compose essays expressing their thoughts on Jefferson's purposes for writing the document.

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9th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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