John Adams

Middle School

Chapter 7: Minnesota's Newcomers
Significant People of Minnesota's History

Step #1: Research 

Choose one of the following people:
Zebulon Pike (101-102)
Lawrence Taliaferro (103, 149)
Henry Sibley (104, 111-112, 115, 117, 125, 131-132, 137-139, 181-185)
Alexander Ramsey (108-110, 112-115, 117, 123, 131-132)
Stephen Riggs (111-113, 115, 175, 182-183)
Harriet Bishop (124, 127-130)
Hans Mattson (125, 133-136)

Research your person using
a. The given textbook pages
b. Wikipedia
c. Other online sources

Step #2: Take Notes

Who (name of person)
What (what (s)he did to influence Minnesota's history/what did (s)he do that was significant to Minnesota's history/why do we care about her/him)
When (when did (s)he live)
Why (why did (s)he come to Minnesota)

Step #3: Create a Google Slide

A) Present your information
B) Who, what, when, why
C) Pictures

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