To review the causes and major events of the Civil War.
1 class period
Students will compete in two contests where they must complete as many sentences as possible by filling in the missing words, names, and terms. Each correct answer is worth either 5, 7, or 8 points depending on the difficulty of the question. A perfect score is 100.
NOTE: You may want to let the students use their textbook. Set a time limit.
A lesson like this is very popular among students who enjoy competition.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included.