Grade 3

What Can Maps Tell Us About Native Sovereignty and Native Land?

Historians compare sources. In this lesson, students will compare how Native land is shown on three historical maps. They will use map clues to locate Native nations on each map and will consider facts, gather evidence, and answer the mystery question: "What can maps tell us about Native sovereignty and Native land?"

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