The Gettysburg Address

The most famous battle that took place during the Civil War was the Battle of Gettysburg.  The battle took place in the city of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  The death toll from this three-day battle totaled well over 50,000 Americans.  Months later President Abraham Lincoln delivered the infamous Gettysburg address to dedicate the military cemetery.  The video is a reading of the speech.

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Jar of Hearts Performance: Dance Example of Poetry Interpretation

The video is a dance performance telling a love story between two people.  It is interpretative of the lyrics in the song and helps to have a visual.  Dancing could be used to show the emotions and feelings of the poems being read. Enjoy!