The Boston Tea Party: Costume Optional?

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  • Aug 7 2010 7:07 AM

    Cort Mitchell

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise Standards Matching Team.  Can be used with fifth grade students.

  • Aug 6 2010 3:54 PM

    Susanne Melton

     

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This lesson, from EDSITEment, contains three activities for students to study the events of the Boston Tea Party of 1776 and reflect upon the methodology by which historians reconstruct the past. The activities involve a close study of primary sources describing the Boston Tea Party and a consideration of the effect of bias in both primary and secondary historical sources.

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    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: English-Language Arts, United States History, Writing Strategies, History-Social Science

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