Gettysburg Address for kids
From American Historama.org, an Encyclopaedia of United States History for Kids
Exploring the Gettysburg Address with kids
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Looking for Lincoln
From PBS.org A variety of primary sources and interactive content including lesson plans to study the life of Abraham Lincoln.
Gettysburg National Military Park
The Battle of Gettysburg was a turning point in the Civil War. It was the war's bloodiest battle with 51,000 casualties. The Union victory ended General Robert E. Lee's second and most ambitious invasion of the North.
The Gettysburg Address Teacher Resource Guide
From the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
The Gettysburg Address: An American Treasure
Lesson plan for students that uses elements of the Gettyburg Address to write and give a persuasive speech. Grades 11-12
Eyewitness to History: Battle of Gettysburg
From Eye Witness to History.com
Battle of Gettysburg Overview
From Gettysburg National Military Park (NPS)
Choices and Commitments: The Soldiers at Gettysburg
Lesson plan from the National Park Service's Teaching with Historic Places series. Students will study the actions of the armies in the Battle of Gettysburg and the heart wrenching personal choices made by some of the participants.
Joshua L. Chamberlain Museum
The museum is the adult home of Joshua L. Chamberlain and his family. Chamberlain was the hero of Little Round Top at Gettysburg during the Civil War, Governor of Maine, and President of Bowdoin College. Guided tours explore Chamberlain's life, family and career.