Lincoln's Gettysburg Address is a beautiful speech, but what was he actually saying? Group your students up and divide up the sections of the Gettysburg Address to put them into language that makes sense! Make enough copies for all your classes and groups can write their revisions on their slip of paper. The finale of this activity is lining up a representative of each group to read their class's revised Gettysburg Address.
2 pages of Gettysburg Address divided into 9 sections. Students revise the underlined portions.