A 2-3 day lesson with connections to history: the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Students will apply learning about primary and secondary sources, and complete a written reflection on the topic. Skills addressed: ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.5, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.7.8
Earth and Space
Students will explore scientific concepts related to earth and space by exploring text selections that are available in the public domain. Students will design their own planet for a final assessment.