Facing the Ghosts of Our Past

A reading of a New York Times review of the movie Beloved launches research into how the Civil War affected the lives of people living during this period. Creative thinkers select a person from an included list of historical figures and others involved in the war, and craft a first-person narrative. A list of questions that writers should try to answer in their narratives is included.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Grade
6th - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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Common Core