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Gettysburg Address Close Read AND Summary Writing

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Gettysburg Address Close Read and Summary Writing

Grades: 5-9

This product contains a Common Core aligned close reading and scaffolded summary writing activity for the Gettysburg Address.

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Comprehensive Close Reading Directions: Students will read the Gettysburg Address three times focusing on learning vocabulary in context, highlighting evidence, identifying main idea, and responding to text-dependent questions.
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The Gettysburg Address: Full text of the Gettysburg Address is included with space for annotations.
One Page

Text-Based Questioning: In order to ensure understanding of the speech, the text-based questions are broken down by paragraph and guide students through the major points of Lincoln’s message.
One Page

Summary Writing Activity: The summary writing activity breaks Lincoln's speech into four parts, which allows for multiple levels of instruction and assessment (is: whole class, partner, individual).
Three Pages

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Additional Civil War Resources:
Dividing a Nation- The Road to Civil War Close Read
Dred Scott- Close Reading, Mapping Activity, and Summary Writing
Frederick Douglass Close Read
Civil War Battles- Common Core Lessons and Activities
Emancipation Proclamation Primary Source Analysis

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Gettysburg Address Close Read AND Summary Writing
Gettysburg Address Close Read AND Summary Writing
Gettysburg Address Close Read AND Summary Writing
Gettysburg Address Close Read AND Summary Writing