Edward II: The Troublesome Reign and Lamentable End of Edward the Second, King of England, with the Tragical Fall of Proud Mortimer Fun Activities

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1. Weak Leaders

Often learning the inside stories of weak leaders is as interesting - or more - than learning the guiding virtues of great men and women. As a class, watch clips from the movies Nixon and Scandal (involving the Profumo Scandal of the Macmillan government in England), and the documentary Jimmy Carter: Man from Plains. Read about the presidencies of Franklin Pierce and Warren G. Harding.

2. Cast a Production

Edward II was incredibly popular int he eighties and early nineties, with its prescient theme...

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