Objective: To analyze the importance of the presidency of Andrew Johnson.
Key Terms and People:
- Lincoln's Ten Percent Plan
- Congress' Wade-Davis Bill
- President Andrew Johnson
- Thirteenth Amendment
- Black Codes
- Radical Republicans
- Fourteenth Amendment
- Fifteenth Amendment
Video - The Failure of Reconstruction (2:35)
NOTE: This lesson does NOT address the impeachment of Andrew Johnson. This topic can be found in my materials entitled "Radical Republicans".
Common Core Learning Standards:
Reading Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies - 1,2,3,4,7,10