George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit

George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit
George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit
George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit
George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit
George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit
George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit
George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit
George Washington’s Farewell Address: Common Core Nonfiction Unit
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Common Core Standards
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61 page unit plan — Our unit on George Washington’s Farewell Address is designed for both English Language Arts and history teachers. It is a self-contained unit appropriate for comprehensive, charter, and home school instruction.

Each lesson covers a variety of ELA Common Core Standards for grades 6-12, including Reading Standards for Informational Texts, Writing Standards for Informative/Explanatory Texts, Speaking and Listening Standards, and Language Standards.

The unit includes focusing activities, guided reading strategies, a variety of academic and creative text dependent lessons, a final 30 question multiple choice quiz, an additional activity for advanced learners, and a writing assessment with accompanying Powerpoint and Prezi presentations. We have included grading rubrics and keys for all relevant assignments.

The following is a list of all activities included in the unit:
Unit Plan
Summary of the Farewell Address
I Cannot Tell a Lie Focusing Activity with Key
Copy of the Farewell Address
Group Analysis Presentation and Grading Rubric
Group Analysis Presentation for Advanced Learners
Texting George Close Reading Handout and Model
Campaign Poster Project and Student Sample
Literary/Stylistic Devices Worksheet
Parallelism Prezi
Vocabulary Guide Printable Dictionary
Expository/Informational Paragraph Outline and Model
Expository/Informational Paragraph PowerPoint
Transitional Word Prezi and Handout
Multiple Choice Quiz and Key

The Vocabulary Guide (a printable dictionary) is available as a free download.


The George Washington Farewell Address Unit by Janet Mason is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work at www.uncommoned.com.
Total Pages
61 pages
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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