Practically all the work is done for you! This packet includes the famous poem by Longfellow, "Paul Revere's Ride." Have your students collaborate to find meanings of words, engage in meaningful classroom discussions on challenges facing Paul Revere, and end this unit with having your students write an opinion piece with supporting evidence and examples. This Packet includes the following: Instructional Sequence lesson plan, Primary Source poem of Longfellow's "Paul Revere's Ride," Collaborative Dictionary, What We Know page, Words/Phrases to Clarify page, PowerPoint presentation on images of Paul Revere and his Midnight Ride, Brainstorming Chart, and a Self-Check Rubric for a 5 Paragraph Essay. This is a perfect Common Core lesson that will really reach your students!