The Gettysburg Address Rhetorical Analysis Activity Packet

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8th - 11th
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Engage your students with a rhetorical analysis unit analyzing The Gettysburg Address. This Gettysburg rhetorical analysis unit includes a variety of activities for analyzing Lincoln's rhetoric, and it also has a written rhetorical precis activity as well.

This Gettysburg Rhetorical Analysis Unit includes:

  • A teacher introduction page
  • Annotation Guide
  • Rhetorical Device Chart
  • Full-text speech
  • Six different activities with writing prompts (metaphor, appeals, devices)
  • Two writing rubrics
  • Color-coded teacher annotation key
  • Color-coded teacher rhetorical device key
  • UPDATED May 2022: a FULL teacher answer key!

Teaching rhetorical analysis and nonfiction? These lessons will guide you!

Ethos, Pathos, Logos, and Other Rhetorical Devices

Annotating Text Made Easy

Paraphrasing, Quoting, and Summarizing

Total Pages
23 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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