Gettysburg Address Activity

Gettysburg Address Activity
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(224 KB|12 pages)
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This product features a copy of the Gettysburg Address along with guided discussions for the teacher to use when reading the speech with the class. As a follow up activity, students will be placed into pairs or groups and will have to rewrite a sentence from the speech. Worksheet is included to keep students focused on the task at hand.

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Identify aspects of a text that reveal an author’s point of view or purpose (e.g., loaded language, inclusion or avoidance of particular facts).
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.
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