General Grant National Memorial - Educational Lesson - SL
Students will be fascinated to learn that the General Grant National Memorial is not only the largest North American mausoleum but also an impressive testament to a man who was a U.S. General, a U.S. President and the individual responsible for ending the Civil War. In addition, President Grant made great strides towards ensuring all citizens--black and white--enjoyed civil rights and equality after the Civil War.
Students will find this read comprehension lesson about General Grant National Memorial fascinating along with corresponding questions.
Three fun facts about the General Grant National Memorial:
- Ulysses S. Grant and his wife Julia were actually buried above ground in sarcophagi.
- The inscription over the front entrance of General Grant National Memorial reads “Let Us Have Peace.”
- The seventeen Rolling Bench sculptures were created in 1968 by Pedro Silva.
Harlem Supplemental Lessons
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- With your supplemental lesson, you can expect to receive a vocabulary list which will feature ten words and their definitions as they are related to the text.
- For easy learning you will also enjoy ten fun facts that pertain to the lesson.
- In addition to these tools, every supplemental lesson you also contain one word search puzzle.
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