This Fiery Trial: The Speeches and Writings of Abraham Lincoln Fun Activities

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Fun Activities

The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.

1. Obituary

Choose one of the historical figures presented in the book and write an obituary presenting the person's life and death to the world. Students should share the obituary with the class.

2. Crossword Puzzle

Create a crossword puzzle that has both across and down answers focusing on the characters in the book and major events that took place in the lives of each character. Students should try to limit the hint to four to six words and create a key or answers to the crossword...

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