Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}

Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}
Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}
Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}
Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}
Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}
Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}
Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}
Civil War Unit- Part 1 {43 Pages}
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43 pages of activities to supplement your Civil War Unit!
Fun activities that will creatively engage every student in your class!

View Part 2 of the Civil War Unit.
Part 2 covers the key people and events of the Civil War.

This unit is part of my year long curriculum. Purchase the entire U.S. History Bundle for half the price here.


---------------------WHAT IS COVERED IN THIS UNIT?---------------------

The main issues that divided the nation:
- Economic Issues (tariffs)
- Cultural Issues (agricultural society in South vs. manufacturing society in North)
- Constitutional Issues (state’s rights vs. national government’s power, state’s right to leave union vs. one nation that can’t be divided)

Events that led up to the war:
- Missouri Compromise
- Compromise of 1850
- Kansas-Nebraska Act
- Dred Scott Decision
- John Brown’s Raid
- Lincoln’s election
- Firing at Fort Sumter

Key Events:
- Firing on Fort Sumter
- First Battle of Manassas
- Battle of Vicksburg
- Emancipation Proclamation
- Battle of Gettysburg
- Lee’s surrender to Grant (Appomattox Courthouse)


----------------------------- ACTIVITIES INCLUDED IN THIS UNIT-----------------------------

- Unit overview (a simple sheet for parents to keep at home on the fridge that provides an overview of your unit)
- Detailed teacher’s notes to help you implement each activity.
- Create a flip book
- Polaroid pictures
- Create a scrapbook
- Write a newspaper
- Create-your-own comic
- Map grids
- Whole Class Debate (North is Right vs. South is Right)
- ABC facts challenge
- Writing activities (ties in Language Arts to your S.S. lesson)
- Quiz
- Mystery Word game
- Study guide questions
- Review game & game board
… and MANY other worksheet and activities!


***This packet includes detailed teacher instruction pages to help you implement each worksheet and activity.

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