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President Obama's State of the Union Address 2011
4th - 8th
Students pretend they are journalists and have to write 10 questions to ask the President at the State of the Union Address. In this State of the Union Address lesson plan, students then watch the Address and write letters to the President.
Anticipating the State of the Union, January 2010
10th - 12th
Designed to precede President Obama’s 2010 State of the Union address, the concepts and approach used here would still enrich social studies and language arts classes. It might even be fun to compare reporter Eileen Wu’s predictions with...
America’s Indian Removal Policies: Tales and Trails of Betrayal
8th CCSS: Adaptable
Examine the perspectives, cultural clashes, and historical implications of Indian removal policies in the United States during the 1930s. Your young historians will closely examine primary sources and engage in insightful discussions on...
Analyzing the Inaugural Address
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewGet high school historians to step outside their own shoes by responding to JFK's inaugural address from the perspective of a civil rights activist, a soviet diplomat, or a Cuban exile. After a class discussion about the address, the...
Persuasion in Historical Context: The Gettysburg Address
7th - 9th CCSS: Designed
The Gettysburg Address is a powerful text. Use it to teach persuasion and the importance of word choice. The lesson detailed here includes a scaffolded background knowledge activity that includes image analysis of photos from the Civil...
A Close Reading of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address provides the text for a series of close reading exercises that model for instructors how carefully crafted guiding questions can help readers think critically about what they read, thus developing...