The Secret Message: A Co-curricular activity includes history and creative writing

Screen Shot 2015-01-27 at 7.37.15 AM Abe Lincoln’s Watch

Watch this short video from the Smithsonian about the secret message inside Lincoln’s watch:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYB3SSuW35A#t=27

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Your writing assignment for today:

Write a short story that includes a secret message.

More from the Smithsonian here: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/lincolns-pocket-watch-reveals-long-hidden-message-57066665/?no-ist