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Students read a nonfiction passage about the Smithsonian’s 101 Objects that Made America. Then, they choose one object and create a museum exhibit for it.
✅ Informational Text Reading Comprehension
✅ Understanding vocabulary in context
✅ Researching key facts and ideas about one artifact
What teachers like you are saying about this creative research project:
Your creative research project includes:
⭐ Close reading to introduce the Smithsonian’s collection
⭐ Vocabulary & inferencing activity to accompany the reading
⭐ Exhibit proposal & planning sheet to guide research (editable)
⭐ Peer & self review slips
⭐ A Teacher’s guide & answer key
⭐ Link to all digital versions