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Lewis and Clark Essay Assignment: "Standing Outside the Fire"

Lewis and Clark Essay Assignment: "Standing Outside the Fire"

This is a writing assignment that combines the Lewis and Clark expedition with the lyrics from a song by Garth Brooks.  Also provided are some simple essays from 7th graders.  Students can make connections between a song with which they are familiar and history.


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Johnathan Chase
Johnathan Chase (Teacher (K-12))
9 years ago

Thanks very much for sharing my activity with the MERLOT community. The students really enjoyed this writing activity. I have recently joined MERLOT and also shared a multimedia activity for 12th graders.

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