Shiloh. New Orleans.
Lesson 4 of the American Civil War Unit: **CAN BE ALTERED!** Battles of Shiloh and New Orleans.
This engaging and visually appealing 30-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 loss of New Orleans and Memphis affect the South?
This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- The significance of the attack and capture of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson.
- A summary of the Battle of Shiloh and the aftermath.
- Understanding the Union’s strategy for attacking the Mississippi River from the Gulf of Mexico.
- A summary of the Battle of New Orleans, it significance, and aftermath.
Key words include:
Ulysses S. Grant
Battle of Shiloh
General Albert Sidney Johnston
Capture of New Orleans
Gulf of Mexico
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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