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'Tis a Gift to Be Simple: The Shaker People

Learners identify that the idea of utopian communities is not an easy one to address in the classroom although almost everyone has an idea of what their ideal community would be like. Then they explore their own ideas of utopia and research one example of these types of communities that has had enormous impact on our own culture.

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Resource Details

Grade
4th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Research
Year
2005
Usage Permissions
Fine Print
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