Nonfiction Informational Text, THREE Interactive Notebook assignments, and a balanced mix of engaging hands-on Common Core-aligned activities to teach students about the Louisiana Purchase and its impact on American History:
• Nonfiction Informational text-we provide all CONTENT!
• Questions to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Persuasive Letter to President Jefferson-we take students through Writing Process
• Louisiana Purchase Vocabulary Quiz
Students will then use the Louisiana Purchase Lesson Content to complete THREE Interactive Notebook Assignments (all patterns and step-by-step directions included!
• Vocabulary Booklets
• Louisiana Purchase History Cube
• Cause and Effect Louisiana Purchase Organizer
The Louisiana Purchase, aligned with the 3rd-5th Grade Common Core READING, WRITING, and LANGUAGE Standards (see Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately, or save money by purchasing the entire WESTWARD EXPANSION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
We've included a context-appropriate Glossary, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the higher level activities and Interactive Notebook assignments.
Download the Louisiana Purchase Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Common Core Standard Alignment, and samples from the lesson and activities.
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LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
THE MEXICAN WAR LESSON
THE GOLD RUSH INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
WESTWARD EXPANSION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT~TEN COMPLETE INTERACTIVE LESSONS!
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RATING THE LOUISIANA PURCHASE EARNS YOU TPT CREDITS TO USE TOWARD FUTURE PURCHASES AND GIVES US A WARM FUZZY FEELING!
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