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Katie Fallon

Does Where We Live Matter?

Grades: 4th Grade
Subjects: Social Studies, Writing

Student Instructions

Imagine you are a member of the Haudenosaunee living in New York State during the 1400's. Your tribe is ready to move their village to a new location in NYS. Choose a location on the map and label it with the star. Then create a new page that includes a picture of the ideal place to live. Surround the picture with REASONS why you chose this location. Include descriptions of its physical features and available resources. Convince your tribe that this is the best place to build your new village. 1. Tap the add button. 2. Use the cameraroll button to upload your Google Image. 3. Use the label to persuade your tribe to choose this location in NYS. Make sure you include the physical features and available resources that will help them survive. 4. Tap the check to add to your journal.