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Emancipation! A Skit About September 1862
Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
On Monday, September 22, 1862 President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This skit deals with how the news affected many people in the south. The skit begins with an introduction, allowing participants to understand what life was like for slaves, and for the owners of slaves. Learn about the views of many slaves and owners in this 15-minute skit!