This lesson asks students to closely analyze Jarvis' writing in chapter 20 and compare it with Lincoln's speech. It includes:
- a copy of Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address" with margins for students to annotate
- an assignment for students to compare the two ideas along with an example, it can be used as a quiz or an assignment
This is a GREAT common core lesson that asks students to look at a historical informational text and compare it to the themes in the literature.