This Song and Lesson Packet includes
- An MP3 of the song A House Divided
- A synopsis/lyric handout with bold key terms
- A vocabulary and definitions handout
- A differentiated 3 tiered worksheet designed for your lower, middle, and highest achieving students.
This song, A House Divided, explains the deteriorating political and social conditions between the North and South leading up to the Civil War. Older students especially will enjoy the irreverent rock style of this tunes and the "shots" at the end.
Key terms and vocabulary include Abe Lincoln, secede, Jefferson Davis and more.
This song can be sampled at HistoryTunes@iTunes
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