This homework is designed to allow students to create a poster showing how the Fugitive Slave Act, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Bleeding Kansas, The Dred Scott Case, and John Brown's Raid contributed towards tensions between the Northern and Southern states.
Included in the zip file are pdf and editable ppt version of:
1 - Regular, modified, and extended worksheets.
2 - Two sets of expanded and regular reading sheets.
3 - Question sheets + answer keys.
4 - Crosswords + answer keys.
5 - Picture sheets.
In total the file has 36 pages however only between 3 and 5 need to be printed out to complete the basic activity. Additional sheets can be used to modify the project as you see fit for your students.
A copy of this homework is also included in a larger unit file covering the history of the United States during the Civil War.