Using the letter from a Massachusetts soldier and the poem about women knitting socks, describe how the March women might have supported the war effort.
Compare and contrast the experiences of Lizzy in the letter describing symptoms of scarlet fever with the book’s description of Beth’s sickness.
Using the items in this set, describe some of the challenges of life in the 1860s. What were some challenges faced by women specifically?
Compare and contrast the photograph of models in the 1940s and the illustration from the 1860s. What are the differences between formal and everyday clothing? How can these clothes help us understand the changing circumstances of Amy in Little Women?
Pick one of the March girls and write a letter from this character to her father away at war. Use the details from this set to describe your everyday life in Concord and the problems you face.
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