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Timber: Living and Working in an Arkansas Forest

Upper elementary and middle schoolers examine and research the history of the Timber Industry in the state of Arkansas. An economic component is quite prevalent in this instructional activity as well. Groups of learners work together to write essays which compare and contrast the working and living conditions of loggers today to those of the past.

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5th - 8th
Social Studies & History
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Lesson Plans
3 hrs
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
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