Indigenous Peoples: Then and Now

Lesson 5 - Writing


Elaborate by adding important details to prove a point.

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Target Task


Writing Prompt

Expand the following sentences using a transition word or a conjunction. 

The People fought to protect themselves and their land. 

The People promised to honor the Treaties.

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Common Core Standards

  • L.3.1.i — Produce simple, compound, and complex sentences.

  • W.3.2.c — Use linking words and phrases (e.g., also, another, and, more, but) to connect ideas within categories of information.

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