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Discovering Government Documents

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Students develop an awareness of the importance of local government records and how they can enrich their understanding of history, and analyze a variety of local government records through a guided learning experience.

Pages: 
26 total (cover page - 1; interpretive guide - 12; primary source documents - 13)
Publication Date: 
June 2000
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Feeding Body and Soul: Haudenosaunee Agriculture in the 19th Century

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July 2007

Feeding Body and Soul - CoverStudents discover the importance of the Three Sisters in the Haudenosaunee Culture.  Purchase

Learning Goals: 
Explore the Haudenosaunee view of the universe and the importance of the Three Sisters
Read 17th and 18th century journal entries and captivity narratives to identify some of the different ways in which corn, beans, and squash were used in food preparation
Create a Three Sisters garden and explore the science behind this traditional technique
Pages: 
36 (teacher guide - 8; student DBQ - 27)
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Dairy Farming: A Growing Industry

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Students develop an awareness and an appreciation for local records and primary source documents related to the dairy industry, and learn how new technology helped the dairy farmer to increase production.

Pages: 
19 total (cover page - 1; teacher guide - 5; student DBQ - 6; primary source documents - 7)
Publication Date: 
June 2000
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