"Civil War & Reconstruction" Unit Organizer.
The organizer contains the following:
1- What students are expected to know during and after the unit, some of the work/projects/assessments that will take place during the unit, and essential questions to be answered during the unit.
2- A blank template to fill in the dates and descriptions of unit homework
3- A selected group of vocabulary words organizer that students must complete the definitions for.
Topics in this unit include:
Efforts to Compromise (Missouri Compromise, etc.)
John Brown's Raid
Causes of the Civil War (Lincoln's election, South secedes, etc)
Battles of the War
End of War Impacts on North & South
Successes and Failures of Reconstruction
*This unit follows the NYS/NYC SS curriculum.
*Pictures can easily be added to the cover page to provide a visual aid for the topic.