Freedmen's Bureau

Freedmen's Bureau
Freedmen's Bureau
Freedmen's Bureau
Freedmen's Bureau
Freedmen's Bureau
Freedmen's Bureau
Freedmen's Bureau
Freedmen's Bureau
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
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19 MB|24-slide PowerPoint 3-page graphic organizer
Product Description
Reconstruction. Freedmen’s Bureau. Ten Percent Plan. Wade-Davis Bill.

Lesson 1 of the Reconstruction Unit: **CAN BE ALTERED!** The Freedmen’s Bureau

This engaging and visually appealing 24-slide PowerPoint presentation is easy to understand with content illustrated with charts and pictures.

PLEASE NOTE: This lesson is a PowerPoint document. The TEXT in this PowerPoint document can be altered, as can the order of the slides, transitions between slides, and animation of bullet points. The photos and proprietary fonts (in the titles and backgrounds) have been “digitally flattened” and are NOT able to be altered. This protects against copyright violation. Please understand what you are buying and my Terms of Use before purchasing this lesson. Thank you!

Overarching Question for this presentation (Thinking Focus Question):
- What was President Lincoln’s plan for reuniting the nation?

This PowerPoint presentation examines:
- The economic problems of the North and South during Reconstruction
- Freedmen and the challenges they faced socially and economically
- Lincoln’s Ten Percent Plan for rebuilding the nation
- Congress’ Wade-Davis Bill for rebuilding the nation
- The creation of the Freedmen’s Bureau and its significance in the lives of poor whites and blacks.
- Opposition to the Freedmen’s Bureau

Key words include:
Ten Percent Plan
Wade-Davis Bill
Freedmen’s Bureau

This PowerPoint presentation and graphic organizer is part of the unit: Reconstruction. This unit can be downloaded in its entirety saving you substantially what it would cost you to buy each PowerPoint presentation and graphic organizer separately. Each lesson comes with a visually appealing PowerPoint presentation (and pdf version) and three graphic organizer notebook pages – separate answer key included!
Here are other lessons in this unit you may be interested in:

Lesson 1: The Freedmen's Bureau
Lesson 2: Lincoln's Assassination & Thirteenth Amendment
Lesson 3: Black Codes and Radical Republicans
Lesson 4: Carpetbaggers and Scalawags
Lesson 5: Segregation and the New South
UNIT: Reconstruction

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Total Pages
24-slide PowerPoint 3-page graphic organizer
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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