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The American Revolution: Moving West and South

Young scholars examine several letters to the editor from both a local newspaper and national newspapers. After reviewing current letters, they write a letter to the editor of an 18th-century newspaper expressing their opinion about the American Revolution. Letters are exchanged with classmates for peer review before turning in a final draft.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 day
Instructional Strategy
Research
Included Materials
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