Why does the Washington Monument have a skeleton?
1) Have students view video http://youtu.be/rgomsxUVa2U
2) Direct students to answer question: "What are your thoughts as to why the Washington Monument needed a "skeleton"?" via Answer Garden
3) Display all responses to class, facilitate discussion and sorting
4) Keep record of sorting
2 Direct Instruction
1) Proceed to
2) Choose 2-3 points on this graphic (all from different plates), and respond to the question