Antietam. Fredericksburg. Chancellorsville.
Lesson 3 of the American Civil War Unit: **CAN BE ALTERED!** Battles of Antietam, Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville.
This engaging and visually appealing 27-slide PowerPoint presentation is easy to understand with content illustrated with charts and pictures.
Overarching Question for this presentation (Thinking Focus Question):
Why did the Union fail to win major battles in the East?
This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- General Lee takes the offensive, and his missing battle plans.
- A summary of the Battle of Antietam and the aftermath.
- The reasons why George McClellan is replaced.
- A summary of the Battle of Fredericksburg and the aftermath.
- The reasons for the replacement of Ambrose Burnside.
- Summary of the Battle of Chancellorsville and the death of “Stonewall” Jackson.
Key words include:
Battle of Antietam
General Ambrose Burnside
Battle of Fredericksburg
Battle of Chancellorsville
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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