No Business Like Show Business

Students discuss what they do for entertainment regularly and list them on the board, crossing out items that required materials that were not present in the 1800's. They observe a list of forms of entertainment that were popular in Lincoln's time and select two of them to write a story of how their family has been or might be affected by these forms of entertainment.

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