Journal vs. Narrative: Sacajawea in the Writings of Lewis and Clark

About this Worksheet:

This activity includes passages from two sources concerning the same event concerning Sacajawea. The Lewis and Clark expedition has just arrived at a Shoshone camp. Students read the two passages to learn the difference between a journal and narrative approach to writing. Students then answer related questions. This activity is designed for 4th – 6th grade but can be used where appropriate.