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extract from The Declaration of Independence - 'All men are created equal...'

[Detail] extract from The Declaration of Independence

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Note: Before the lesson, divide students into home and expert groups. Students begin in their home groups, and return to home groups for debriefing. Members of home groups should be also be assigned equally to each of the three expert groups. Each expert group will "attend" a different session of the 1898 Afro-American Council Meeting.

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