Words are powerful, and many phrases and speeches have gained infamy across centuries for their meaningful messages. Add to your Thanksgiving unit study with this historical speech study and copywork printable.
Students understand more than just the words they are reading on a page, they can also analyze the written works. It shows they understand the author’s intended message and can discuss the meaning and opinions of the work.
Discussing historical writings encourages students to share their perspectives and consider the viewpoints of others.
These exercises contribute to the formation of our children’s’ values and help broaden their view on certain subjects.
Use this 37-page printable in addition to your Thanksgiving lessons.
Abraham Lincoln’s Proclamation of Thanksgiving Speech is the work provided for analysis. Twenty-four steps will guide your child through the speech, prompt them to consider various aspects, and share their thoughts.
Ample space is provided for your child to write their own summarization of the speech and its importance. Copywork pages are included for further study and handwriting practice.
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