'Tis a Gift to Be Simple: The Shaker People

Students 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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