"The Packet Lady" is proud to present this Instructional Sequence & Close Read Packet on Abraham Lincoln's "The Gettysburg Address." This Common Core aligned Packet is perfect if you are a teacher or homeschooling parent who just wants to print out the packet and go! Included is a detailed Instructional Sequence (lesson plan), a PowerPoint on Lincoln, a copy of the "Gettysburg Address," and easy to read & understand forms on focusing, defining & clarifying words & phrases, brainstorming, and both self-check & teacher friendly writing rubrics for a 5 paragraph essay. This Packet has it all! Save yourself HOURS of time, and just print it out! Everything you need for a quality, thoughtful lesson is right here! Thanks for visiting!