Practically all the work is done for you! This packet includes a clean copy (large font) Primary Source Document of a letter written from Benedict Arnold to John Andre in July of 1780. Have your students collaborate to find meanings of words, engage in meaningful classroom discussions, and end this unit with having your students write a 5 paragraph essay with supporting evidence and examples. This Packet includes the following: Instructional Sequence lesson plan, Primary Source, Focusing Fun Page, My Dictionary Page, Words/Phrases to Clarify Page, PowerPoint Presentation, Brainstorming Chart, and a Self-Check Rubric and Teacher Rubric for a 5 Paragraph Essay. This is a perfect Common Core lesson that will really reach your students!