A great collection of American Speeches
for a Government, U.S. History, or Civics Class!
A BUNDLED SET of 10 American Speech
Analysis Handouts on the greatest speeches in American History.
Each 1-page handout provides the original American Speech transcript (excerpt) as well as the document image for students to analyze with guiding questions for a better understanding of American documents ranging from Washington's Inaugural Address
to Reagan's "Tear Down That Wall"
Each includes a significance wrap-up question in which students utilize all of the information to explain the significance of the speech.
Answer Key is Provided!
All images and other primary sources collected from Library of Congress, National Archives or public domain.
Document image is not clear for text reading as all text is in reading block, but is provided for students to see actual document and to evaluate larger content such as dates and format.
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Includes following Speeches: (Also available individually in my store)
1789 Washington's Inaugural Address
1848 Elizabeth Cady Stanton's Declaration of Sentiments
1863 Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
1918 Wilson's 14 Points
1941 FDR's War on Japan (Infamy) Speech
1947 Marshall Plan Address
1957 Eisenhower's Desegregation Speech
1961 JFK's Inaugural Address
1963 MLK's I Have A Dream Speech
1987 Reagan's "Tear Down This Wall" Speech
Handouts are available individually in my store, but enjoy substantial savings with this Bundled Set!
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