This Common-core literacy aligned activity focuses on two major documents from the American Civil War: the Emancipation Proclamation and the Gettysburg Address.
Students are provided with two excerpts of these documents and answer questions based on each.
The conclusion activity for this lesson is a video clip and response in which students contemplate modern-day lessons from Gettysburg.
A homework menu is included in which students choose one of four activities to complete based on the activity.
A teacher answer key is included as well.