History Primary Source Poetry Grades 6-12

History Primary Source Poetry Grades 6-12
History Primary Source Poetry Grades 6-12
History Primary Source Poetry Grades 6-12
History Primary Source Poetry Grades 6-12
History Primary Source Poetry Grades 6-12
History Primary Source Poetry Grades 6-12
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EXPLORE PRIMARY SOURCES AND CREATE POETRY! Part of the "Examining History Through Poetry" Bundle. Are you looking for new ways to revamp close reading? After reading a primary source, students will be guided through isolating key ideas and rearranging key concepts to demonstrate comprehension. This strategy allows students to creatively engage in close reading while reducing scripted learning. Include primary sources to get started today.

PRIMARY SOURCES TO BEGIN USING THE STRATEGY INCLUDED ARE:

-Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams March 31, 1776

-Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams April 14, 1776

-Forms of Slave Resistance; James Sweet

-Letter III: "What is American" Letters from an American Farmer; J.Hector St. John de Crevecoer 1782

-Andrew Jackson's Speech to Congress on Indian Removal Dec. 6, 1830

-Letter from Chief John Ross of the Cherokee Nation "To the Senate and House of Representatives (excerpted) Sept. 28, 1836

-Massachusetts Investigation into Labor Conditions (excerpted) March of 1845

-A Description of Factory Life by an Associationist in 1846 (excerpted)

-"Give me Liberty or Give me Death" Patrick Henry Mar. 23, 1776

-Speech to Governor William Harrison, By Chief Tecumseh, of August 11, 1810

-Luzena Stanley Wilson, forty-niner: Memories recalled in 1881 for her daughter Correnah Wilson Wright

-The Mayflower Compact

-Slave Treatment and Rations

-Monroe Doctrine

-The inauguration of George Washington, 1789

-The Sedition Act (modified)

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