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Biopoems

In this program, students learn to identify primary and secondary source material and practice using the resources to understand the people and events of the past. Working in teams they examine a packet containing primary and secondary source materials that relate to the Bowen family; analyze the materials; and use historical thinking, critical thinking, and deductive reasoning skills to discover the identity of an individual in the Bowen family and learn about aspects of his or her life.

Year round, Monday through Friday
1 class period or up to 1 hour
Grades 3-10
$4 per student

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Type of Program:
Field Trips, Programs to Go, Summer Programs, After School, Scouts

Related Topics:
Family

Request this program:
Telephone:(860) 928-4074
Email:RoselandEd@historicnewengland.org

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