Michigan History is a literacy-based lesson aligned with the Common Core Standards. The lesson has been professionally recorded with words and music so you can set up a listening center for your reluctant readers or use the audio to enhance whole group instruction!
NOTE: The audio file is in MP3 format for playing on your computer or MP3 device.
This 23-page lesson teaches about the state's first people, famous explorers, early government, important battles and wars in Michigan, and the journey to statehood.
After reading about Michigan, students will:
answer Reading Comprehension questions
complete a Language Skills activity
create a journal entry detailing the escape from slavery on the Underground Railroad
take a Vocabulary Quiz
We've even included a color version of the lesson for your White Board, black line masters for your students, a context-appropriate Glossary, and grading rubrics for the higher-level activities.
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MICHIGAN HISTORY UNIT
MIDDLE WEST REGION BUNDLE
U.S. REGIONS BUNDLE
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