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“My Dear Little Boys…” Interpreting a letter home from the war
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Letters have long been prized by historians as primary sources for what they reveal not only about events but also about the emotional responses of the writers to these events. "My Dear Little Boys," a letter written by Leonard Isacks on...
A House Divided: The Civil War Home Front in Tennessee
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
To broaden their understanding of both the short term and long terms effects of the Civil War, class groups examine primary source materials and then assume the role of a family member and draft a letter to a soldier describing life at...