Their are 6 task cards for Events Leading to the Civil war, one for each level of Blooms Taxonomy. Task cards scaffold the learning up the Blooms Taxonomy ladder! Topics included are: Harper's Ferry Virginia, Dredd Scott Decision, Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Federalism leading to war, how slavery and tariff policy and sale of lands sectionalize country.
These task cards can be used in a variety of ways.
You can differentiate instruction by assigning certain tasks to specific groups below proficient, proficient or above mastery.
You can make this independent practice by assigning all or allowing students to choose a task to complete.
You can make group stations and have students move to the various stations.
You could assign as extra credit.
You can use them as exit questions or tasks
You can use them as a formative assessment
You could have students select a task and teach the rest of the class with their results.
Ideas are unlimited!!!