This is an original play about the battle of Gettysburg. The play contains the material students will need to know for the SOL in fun and interesting way. The play is filled with real life characters and events. Each real life character has their own bio so students can feel more connected to the part that they are representing. Both men, women, children, soldiers, civilians, northerners, and southerners are represented in the play. Each event or “scene” is based on an actual event from Gettysburg. Each scene is very closely related to the actual events that took place. This play gives students information on the Battle of Gettysburg in a new and interesting way where they can become real life people who lived during the time. They will see through the eyes of someone who lived during the Battle of Gettysburg. They will connect to the story better through real life events and people. Students will better relate to the history while they are having fun. This play brings history to life and will allow students to have fun while learning.