This assignment is a handout featuring an excerpt of an account of the Battle of Gettysburg by eyewitness, C A Haynes. Please be advised that Haynes description of the battle can be somewhat graphic. Use judgement to decide whether or not this resource is developmentally appropriate for your students. Individually, with a partner, in a small group, or as a whole class, students will annotate or take notes while reading the excerpt. Students will then answer two questions and respond to a prompt with narrative writing. An answer key is provided.