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VS.5 Famous Virginians Newspaper Writing Project

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Here's a fun way to integrate writing into the Virginia Studies curriculum. Students will have the opportunity to pick a famous Virginian from the American Revolutionary time period, research him, and create a newspaper article about their life. Students will have four newspaper templates to choose from.

A detailed rubric is included. Each portion of their project is weighted based in importance. Both Word/Publisher files are included so that you may edit as you see fit.

Included in this file is:
-4 Newspaper Templates
-Student checklist
-Resource Used

This activity directly correlates to VS.5b,c and language arts SOL 4.8 and 4.9

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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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