Unit III Discovering the Obvious
Lesson 3 The Family, Activity 3 Family Treasures

What's the Context Worksheet


Write the name of your treasure _________________________________________

Research it carefully for its hidden meanings as well as its obvious story. Interview family members to learn as much as possible. Write the Context Clues in the appropriate boxes.

It Belonged To...




It Was Made By...



Where It Is Usually Kept

Can you tell whether it was made in Louisiana? What clues did you find?

What I like about it

This is SIMILAR to

This is DIFFERENT from

Extra! Extra! Think All About It!
Think carefully about everything you wrote on this page and decide if your statements present an "INSIDER'S" or an "OUTSIDER'S" point of view. Explain why you feel that way to your partner, group, or teacher.


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