Civil War - Battles of the Civil War
Reading Passages, Scaffolding Questions, Graphic Organizer
Aim: How did certain battles shape the Civil War?
Included in this resource:
• Title page
• Battles of the Civil War reading passages: Bull Run, Antietam, Shiloh, Vicksburg, Gettysburg, Gettysburg Address, Sherman's Total War, Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse, Lincoln's Assassination, Results of The Civil War
• Battles of the Civil War scaffolding questions and Sum It Up graphic organizer
• Application/Closing/Higher Order Thinking Question for student understanding and application
• Suggested Answer Key for Teachers
Students will read, research, analyze, and critically think to answer questions based on their knowledge of the Civil War and Social Studies.
★ NOTE: I use this reading passage and activity with students in grades 7 and 8. Your use is based on YOUR discretion.
Adheres to Social Studies Common Core Standards - research, application, literacy, vocabulary, argument
Differentiation: cooperative (may work with a partner(s) according to teacher's discretion for scaffolding questions and graphic organizer)
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Cover page digital paper by Ashley Hughes
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