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Retelling Dunn County Tales 

Mr. Dolan’s eighth grade language arts students at Menomonie Middle School completed a unit digging deep into Dunn County history. They used the Dunn County News archives through the Menomonie Public Library and other resources to research a story from the past. The unit focused on literary nonfiction, which retells historical events in a story format. The main text for the unit was Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly. Students retold their chosen historical story from Dunn County's past using literary nonfiction elements

Stories and Authors

The following link to PDF documents.


          by Maddy Horvath 

         by Nathan Kruschke 

          by Isaac Rynes 

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