7th Grade: Colonial Protest Assignment
- In his "Gettysburg Address", Abraham Lincoln famously states the founding fathers visions of a new nation conceived or born in liberty.
- Lincoln quotes the Declaration of Independence that "all men are created equal."
- What do you think Lincoln means or what is Lincolns message when he says that after the war, "our nation will have a new birth of freedom." How does this new birth of freedom connect to the original ideals set forth by our founding fathers?