Students will be able to understand the distances of 300 yards and 50 yards.
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Pre-Video Procedure (activities/discussion/lesson)
www.nps.gov/cowp/planyourvisit/outdooractivities.htm. Read aloud the transcript of the selected Bearss clip.)
· Talk about the rifle firing accurately up to 300 yards and the musket up to 50 yards. The rifle could only fire one musket ball per minute, and the musket could fire three in one minute.
· Divide students into groups.
· Each group will measure a 300-yard string and a 50-yard string.
Post-Video Procedure (activities/discussion/lesson)