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A Wacky
Frame of History

designing a visually-inspired research report that can fit in a thrift store picture frame

This wacky activity was created by Northern Nevada teacher Lynda Donovan.

This writing activity was inspired by Barry Lane's book, 51 Wacky We-Search Reports. In Nevada, Barry's book has been teaching us to help students think deeply about learned content as they learn to put ideas in their own words.

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