Civil War: An Active, Engaging Unit

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Civil War Unit

Are you looking for a full and exciting Civil War unit? You've found it! This unit contains a plethora of lesson sheets, primary sources, and activities that will encourage your students to LOVE learning about the Civil War!

There are many foldables contained in this unit for teachers who use interactive notebooks. However, this unit is also perfect for teachers who do not use interactive notebooks.

This is a concise, thorough resource that you can use to replace your textbook or to enhance the unit you already use.

Contents of this unit:

What Caused the Civil War?
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, and Pocket Activity

America During the Civil War- Map Activity

Sectional Differences Chart Activity- North vs. South

Attack on Fort Sumter
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, Foldable, and Primary
Source Activity

First and Second Battles of Bull Run
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, Foldable, and Primary
Source Activity

War Strategies
Lesson Sheet and Foldable Activity

Battle of Antietam
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, Foldable, and Primary
Source Activity

The Emancipation Proclamation
Lesson Sheet, Statement Check Activity, and Primary
Source Activity

The Battle of Gettysburg
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, Foldable, and Primary
Source Activity

The Siege of Vicksburg
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, Foldable, and Primary
Source Activity

The Gettysburg Address
Lesson Sheet and Primary Source Activity

The Atlanta Campaign & Sherman’s March to the Sea
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, and Secondary Source
Activity

Surrender at Appomattox Court House
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, and Primary Source Activity

Assassination of President Lincoln
Lesson Sheet, Cloze Passage, and 2 Primary Source
Activities

Effects of the Civil War
Lesson Sheet and Foldable Activity

Union vs. Confederacy- Look at the Facts Chart Activity

Compare and Contrast Activities
Abraham Lincoln vs. Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant vs. Robert E. Lee
Biographies and Venn Diagram Activities

Create a Civil War Timeline

Civil War Unit Test STUDY GUIDE

Civil War Unit Test with Answer Key

Discussing Slavery- Tips for Teachers

** 8-3-16: I added alternate foldables for teachers who do not wish to use the "Plus Sign Foldable" contained in this unit. The new foldables are accordion-style.

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3 Weeks

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Civil War: An Active, Engaging Unit
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