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Will You Pick My Cotton?

Use this cross-curricular history lesson to work on your students' informational writing skills. After listening to songs and stories related to Sultana, they engage in a several activities to boost their understanding of slavery and agricultural practice prior to and after the Civil War. Finally, learners compile research and write a two-page informational essay. This resource is twenty pages long and includes everything you'll need.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
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Included Materials
  • Activity
  • Vocabulary
  • Worksheet