Civil War Unit: Common Core, Games, Primary Sources, Test, Activities!

Civil War Unit: Common Core, Games, Primary Sources, Test, Activities!
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30 MB|About 90 Slides and 60 Pages
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This Civil War unit includes all my Civil War offerings at a discounted price. This could be a self-contained unit or used to supplement your current Civil War unit. I have listed what is included and the approximate time for each activity. There are unit starters, bell ringers, Power Points, a common core argumentative writing assignment, primary source and secondary source readings and questions, games, projects, and tests. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

38 Visual Bell Ringers in a Power Point – 5 minutes in the beginning of each class
Causes of Civil War Power Point: 20 slides – 30 minutes
World Splash – 10 minutes
15 Question Anticipation Guide with Key – 20 minutes
21 Vocabulary Words, Story Assignment, Matching Quiz and Key – 2 days
Civil War Timeline Assignment – 30 minutes
Mississippi Secession Primary Source and Questions – 30 minutes
Did the South have the right to secede?: Common Core argumentative writing assignment – 40 minutes
Union or States' Rights Short Activity – 10 minutes
Civil War era clothing lesson and Power Point – 50 minutes
New York City Draft Riot Poster Activity and Presentation – 40 minutes
Gettysburg Address Questions – 40 minutes
Glory Movie Questions, Primary Source, and Questions – 2 days
Grant primary source and questions related to Lee's surrender – 30 minutes
Lincoln Assassination article and 5 questions – 20 minutes
Civil War song lyrics – 15 minutes
Civil War: Story of Us DVD questions – 55 minutes
Ken Burns Civil War DVD: Episodes 1-9: 9 Hours
Black Slaveowners article and 9 questions – 30 minutes
Battle of the Battlefields Project – 1-2 weeks
Civil War Vocabulary Power Point review game – 50 minutes
Fun Civil War review game – 45 minutes
Civil War Test: 25 multiple choice and 4 documents based questions – 50 minutes

Extras: Other project ideas and handouts:
Civil War Newspaper Project – 4 days
Civil War Research Project – 3 days
Civil War Travel Project – 4 days
Total Pages
About 90 Slides and 60 Pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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