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Biography Unit: Who Are the Dreamers?

By: Mary Kienstra on: January 7, 2016  in: biography unit, essential question

Students can learn so much from reading about some of the famous people in history.  But unfortunately, at times a biography unit turns out to be a list of facts about that person with no real analysis of their importance.  Instead of the regular traditional biography unit, the book, Dream,  challenges students to think about the “dreamers” […] Read more