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.
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
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
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