Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th

Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
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3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
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Overview: Students will research a famous American of their choice through non-fiction texts and use of the internet.

With their research they will create a mini poster including :
- pictures and information on why they are famous
- interesting facts
- a timeline
- questions they still have

Students will also participate in a Living Wax Museum. Each student will be required to dress up as his/her famous person and perform in the wax museum.

This packet includes:
- a parent letter
- an example of a mini poster
- list of famous Americans to research
- poster requirements
- note-taking research guide for students
- rubric to score the poster

Grades: 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade

Common Core: ELA RI.3.5, RI.3.7, W.3.2, RI.4.9, W.4.2, RI.5.7, RI.5.9, W.5.2, RI.6.7, W.6.2


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Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Famous American Research Project- Common Core- 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
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