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Scavenger Hunt in Greenfield Village. Explore the George Washington Carver Cabin and Mattox Family Home through featured artifacts, drawing, vocabulary, and questions for writing and discussion. Includes a tip sheet for parents/teachers/chaperones.
This Resource is for:Educators; Youth and Scouts; Students
Theme:American Innovation; Science and Technology
Type of Use:Onsite Activity
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; Science; Environmental Education; English Language Arts; Cross-disciplinary Thinking
Common Core State Standards: English Language Arts Grade 1 - W.1.7, W.1.8, SL.1.1, SL.1.2; Grade 2 - W.2.7, W.2.8, SL.2.1, SL.2.2; Grade 3 - W.3.8, W.3.10, SL.3.1, SL.3.2; Grade 4 - RI.4.1, RI.4.3, RI.4.4, RI.4.7, RI.4.10, W.4.8, W.4.10, SL.4.1, SL.4.2, L.4.4; Grade 5 - RI.5.1, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.7, RI.5.10, W.5.8, W.5.10, SL.5.1, SL.5.2, L.5.4; Grades 6-8 - RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.7, WHST.6-8.7, WHST.6-8.9, WHST.6-8.10; Michigan Social Studies Grade Level Content Expectations: Grade 1 - H2.0.4, H2.0.5, H2.0.6; Grade 2 - H2.0.3; Grade 4 - G5.0.1; National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies Strands: 2, 3, 8; 21st-Century Skills: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving, Communication and Collaboration
Grade/Age Level:Upper Elementary; Middle School; Junior Girl Scouts; Cadette Girl Scouts; Boy Scouts
Time Period:Era 6: The Development of an Industrial, Urban and Global United States; Era 7: The Great Depression and WWII
Venue:Greenfield Village
Tags:History Hunter, field trip ideas, agriculture, farm, vegetable, green, sharecropper, self-sufficient