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Beacon Learning Center - Online Resources for Teachers and Students. George Washington and Frederick Douglass letters: Recognizing point of view and bias - Where English and history meet: A collaboration guide. Learning outcomes At the close of this lesson, students will: analyze two primary documents to detect tone, purpose, and author biases identify cultural contexts of a primary document Teacher planning Time required for lesson 60 minutes Materials/Resources Teacher should access a copy of the F.Douglass letter to H.

George Washington and Frederick Douglass letters: Recognizing point of view and bias - Where English and history meet: A collaboration guide

Technology resources Teacher needs access to the internet and a printer. Pre-activities Teacher should discuss bias, a preference that can inhibit impartial judgment, and how it appears in documents. Activities Teacher distributes copy of the Douglass letter. Assessment Student will compose a letter that might have been sent from George Washington to Frederick Douglass on the subject of slavery, and a response by Douglass to Washington. North Carolina curriculum alignment English Language Arts (2004) Grade 9 Social Studies (2003) Common Core State Standards English Language Arts (2010) North Carolina Essential Standards Social Studies (2010) Next: The Declaration of Independence. LearnZillion. An Exploration of Text Sets: Supporting All Readers. ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us.

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