Students should imagine that they are living in the time of David Hackworth and write an article on an event that happened during his lifetime, such as the Vietnam War or the Korean War. Students should share the article with the class.
Create a time line that traces the events in David Hackworth's life as described in "About Face". Students should create a master time line to put on display in the classroom.
Create a crossword puzzle that has both across and down answers focusing on people, locations, significant events, and committees or positions in "About Face". Students should try to limit the hint to four to six words and create a key or answers to the crossword puzzle. Students should exchange their crossword puzzle with another student and grade their responses with the crossword puzzle key.
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