Battle Hymn of the Republic

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The Battle Hymn of the Republic is one of America’s treasured patriotic anthems. However, the tune to The Battle Hymn of the Republic has been around for 100s of years. This lesson will delve into the history of this song and its lyricist, Julia Ward Howe, as well as different versions of the song.

Depending on the activity or activities you choose they could take an additional 15 minutes to several days to complete. This is the perfect addition to a unit on the United States of America, patriotism, the civil war and abolitionists.

Description

Packet Includes:
  • History of The Battle Hymn of the Republic
  • History of John Brown, the Abolitionist
  • History of Julia Ward Howe, Lyricist of The Battle Hymn of the Republic
  • Text to the Appeal to Womanhood Throughout the World (aka The Mother’s Day Proclamation) written by Julia Ward Howe
  • Vocabulary List
  • Video & Audio Links to The Battle Hymn of the Republic, Say, Brothers, John Brown’s Body and Solidarity Forever
  • Lyric sheets for:
    • The Battle Hymn of the Republic
    • Say, Brothers
    • 2 versions of John Brown’s Body
    • Solidarity Forever and several variations
  • Activities
    • Language Arts activities
    • Music activities
    • Visual Art activities
  • Printable Worksheets:
    • The Battle Hymn of the Republic Worksheet
    • 3 Write New Lyrics Worksheets
    • Make a Patriotic Pinwheel (3 printable variations)
  • Answer Key & Sources
 
Activities take 15+ minutes to complete
Pages: 39

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