The Civil War Vocabulary Pack targets Tier II and Tier III vocabulary words commonly identified in Civil War units of study. This packet is aligned to the Common Core State Standards and supports the North Carolina Essential Standards for Social Studies. This packet includes the following materials / activities:
Words & Definitions: Targets Civil War Tier II and Tier III vocabulary. Includes 33 word cards with matching definition cards (66 cards total), 6 blank cards to create your own words & definitions, plus 3 activity suggestions.
Words in Context: Civil War Tier II and Tier III vocabulary words are used in sentences. Students must determine the meaning of target words from context; multiple choice answers are provided on each card. Includes 24 "Words in Sentences" cards, 6 game cards, 1 "Soldiers' Supplies" mat, 6 supply cards, and 1 Soldiers' Supplies Vocabulary Sheet. "Fill Your Haversack" game included!
Civil War Word Associations: Students draw a card, decide whether the term is associated with the North or the South, then place it on to the correct sorting mat (the Union or Confederate Flag). Includes 18 word cards and 2 sorting mats.
Sentence Generation Templates: students write their own sentences using targeted Civil War vocabulary. Includes 4 templates (1 blank template for selecting your own words).
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*"The Civil War and Reconstruction" is a 5th Grade unit of study in North Carolina, generally taught during the 4th quarter.