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Cities in Mesopotamia: Understanding a Complex Text

Unit 7: The ELA and Social Studies Connection: Content-Area Literacy
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Objective: SWBAT use details from the a nonfiction article to create a visual representation and then, from that visual, provide evidence that demonstrates understanding the text.

Big Idea: Engage students by having them create and interpret a map of an ancient Mesopotamian city after reading a nonfiction article and viewing a video clip.

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