US History 90: General Ulysses S. Grant Answers Student Questions: A First Person Re-enactment

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Stan Prater, in the person of General Ulysses S. Grant, answers student questions about his career.   Questions asked include:

  1. Why do you think President Lincoln chose you to lead the Union forces?
  2. What do you think is your greatest strength and your greatest weakness as a General?
  3. What is your opinion of General Robert E. Lee?
  4. Which did you find more satisfying—being a General or being President of the United States?

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Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

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Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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