Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes

Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes
Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes
Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes
Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes
Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes
Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes
Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes
Civil War PowerPoint & Guided Notes
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127 MB|97 slides, 51 pages
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  1. This bundles includes all of my Civil War resources and some resources that are only available in this bundle! This bundle includes:*Civil War Map Activity (available for purchase individually)**updated January 2018*Civil War Doodle Notes (available for individual purchase)**updated August 2017*Civi
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This 97 slide PowerPoint presentation covers the American Civil War beginning with the 1860 Presidential Election through the surrender of Confederate troops at Appomattox Court House and Bennett Place in April 1865.

It includes the following topics:

- Election of 1860

- Crittenden Compromise

- Creation of the Confederate States of America

- Border States

- Fort Sumter

- Comparison of the North and South (number of states, government, population, industry, transportation, finances, military forces)

- Important military leaders in the Union and Confederate States of America

- Role of women

- 1st Battle of Bull Run/Manassas

- Anaconda Plan

- Blockade Running

- Trent Affair

- CSS Alabama

- Cotton Diplomacy

- Ongoing conflict with Native Americans

- Peninsula Campaign

- Fort Henry and Fort Donelson

- Battle of Shiloh

- Civil War medicine

- Monitor v. Merrimac

- Capture of New Orleans

- 2nd Battle of Bull Run/Manassas

- Battle of Antietam/Sharpsburg

- Emancipation Proclamation

- African American soldiers

- Soldiers' Life

- Battle of Fredericksburg

- Battle of Chancellorsville (and death of Stonewall Jackson)

- Siege of Vicksburg

- Battle of Gettysburg and Pickett's Charge

- Prisoners of War

- Battle of Chickamauga

- Battle of Chattanooga

- Battles of Wilderness and Spotsylvania

- Battle of Cold Harbor

- Civil War Weapons

- Photography in Civil War

- Siege of Petersburg

- Sherman's March to the Sea

- Election of 1864

- Surrender at Appomattox Court House

- Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

- Surrender at Bennett Place

- Results of the Civil War

What's included in the download:

*Editable PowerPoint presentation (97 slides, black text is editable, some graphics are not editable)

*PDF Guided Notes (17 pages, not editable)

*PDF Guided Notes key (17 pages, not editable)

*Editable Guided Notes (17 pages, created in PowerPoint without the fancy clip art and fonts)

***This resource is included in the following bundles:***

* Civil War Bundle

* U.S. History to 1877 Bundle

* U.S. History Mega Bundle: Exploration to Present

**This zip file contains PDFs and PowerPoint files. Some of these files are editable, but even once edited, they are considered derivative works and are only for your personal classroom use and may not be shared without the purchase of additional licenses and may not be sold.**


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Civil War Doodle Notes

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More Resources for Teaching U.S. History through 1877


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