Researching Lady Liberty

What Can We Learn About This NYC Landmark?

The Statue of Liberty

New York City is home to many famous landmarks, or important buildings, objects, and places that are special to our history. One of the most famous landmarks in New York City is a green statue or figure, of a woman holding her hand high in the sky. Many of us have seen this statue and many of us know her name. However, many people do not know much about her and why she is so important to us.
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Researchers ask questions and use many sources of information such as pictures, books, articles, videos, and even interviews with experts to gain new knowledge in order to answer the questions they have.


Researchers use the information they find from their sources and put them into their own words. Researchers do not copy sentences from a source, they take notes.

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  1. Investigate the sources by clicking the links and seeing what information is in the sources.
  2. Choose 2 different sources you would like to use.
  3. Take notes/record facts on your GOOGLE DRIVE DOCUMENT.

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THE STORY OF THE STATUE OF LIBERTY

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