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Primary Type: Student Tutorial

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Learn how to analyze multiple accounts of the same topic or event and note important similarities and differences in the points of view they represent with this interactive tutorial.


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General Information

Subject(s): English Language Arts
Grade Level(s): 5
Intended Audience: Students
Keywords: point of view, analyze multiple accounts, firsthand account, secondhand account, compare, contrast, purpose, informational text, George Washington, Valley Forge, American Revolution, Revolutionary War, American History, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning, English, language arts, language arts
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial
Resource Collection: Original Student Tutorials for Language Arts - Grades K-5

Aligned Standards

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LAFS.5.RI.2.6: Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.