Examine the events leading up to Abraham Lincoln's assassination with this teacher's guide for Lincoln's Last Days by Bill O'Reilly and Dwight Jon Zimmerman. Use the book as a supplemental text for history and English classes to bring Abraham Lincoln's last days to life. Students will review facts about the Civil War and and learn about Washington, D.C., in the 1860s. This literature guide includes pre-reading activities, discussion suggestions, and curriculum connections aligned with Common Core State Standards.
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