"Try to give my son the strength not to follow the crowd...". These words were written by Abraham Lincoln to his son's teacher 150 years ago. Wouldn't you love a letter from a parent like that? Your students will really enjoy this 5 day close read for small groups or centers focusing on a primary document, an amazing letter from Abraham Lincoln to his son's teacher. The letter is included as well as text based questions, writing prompts. vocabulary building graphic organizer, and center extensions. Use the rubrics included or download my self-grading rubric center! Students will love this lesson whether you use it in small group, whole group, or centers!
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