Words of Power

February 2003
Scholastic Scope (Teacher's Edition);2/21/2003, Vol. 51 Issue 13, pT-3
Analyzes speeches made by U.S. Presidents Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy, to comprehend them and relate them to students' lives today. Prereading strategies on qualities of a president; Discussion for the class; Suggestion for students to write a children's book.


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