Are you interested in learning about the Everglades or Florida's history? The novel, "The Last Egret" is perfect for teaching about Florida's history while simultaneously teaching compassion and learning right from wrong. This story is a true story about Charlie Pierce, his family, and friends. This activity requires the students to compare and contrast the Seminole way of life with the White man's way of life. The students are then asked to explain why they think the author chose this type of text structure.