This 21 slide presentation will give your students the essence of the events that led to the Civil War. It discusses the Cotton Gin, Nat Turner's Rebellion, Missouri Compromise, Compromise of 1850, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Lincoln-Douglass Debates, Dred Scott, Fugitive Slave Act, Republican Party, Kansas Nebraska Act/Bleeding Kansas, and John Brown's raid.
This product comes with a graphic organizer that students complete as they follow along with the powerpoint.
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