Battle of Bull Run. Civil War.
Lesson 2 of the American Civil War Unit: **CAN BE ALTERED!** Battle of Bull Run.
This engaging and visually appealing 31-slide PowerPoint presentation is easy to understand with content illustrated with charts and pictures.
Overarching Question for this presentation (Thinking Focus Question):
- How did the Battle of Bull Run change Northerners’ thinking toward the war?
This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- The North and South’s strategy for victory.
- The Anaconda Plan.
- The Battle of Bull Run and the expectations the North had of a swift victory.
- The reality of the Battle of Bull Run including a primary source document from a soldier and sightseer.
- Lincoln’s growing anger with General George McClellan and the national joke “All quiet along the Potomac.”
- Blockade runners and the design of the ironclad ship.
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This PowerPoint presentation and graphic organizer is part of the unit: the American Civil War Unit. This unit can be downloaded in its entirety saving you substantially what it would cost you to buy each PowerPoint presentation and graphic organizer separately.
Each lesson comes with a visually appealing PowerPoint presentation and three graphic organizer notebook pages – separate answer key included! Here are other lessons in this unit you may be interested in:
Lesson 1: Strengths and Weaknesses of the North/South
Lesson 2: Battle of Bull Run
Lesson 3: Battles of Antietam, Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville
Lesson 4: Battles of Shiloh and New Orleans
Lesson 5: Emancipation Proclamation
Lesson 6: Hardships of the Civil War
Lesson 7: Vicksburg. Gettysburg. Gettysburg Address
Lesson 8: Sherman's March to Sea, Siege of Petersburg
UNIT: American Civil War
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