This 71-page file is a presentation about the impact of Reconstruction on Georgia and other southern states (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standards – SS8H6c). The presentation includes notes and images related to this standard. There are also several printables and activities included that are perfect for your students' Social Studies Interactive Notebooks!
~Reconstruction Human True-False activating activity – slides 3-5
~Reconstruction Who’s and What’s graphic organizer – slides 6-8
~Reconstruction CLOZE notes and Key – slides 9-15
~Reconstruction Presentation Notes (dates, facts, images, etc.) – slides 16-53
~Comprehension Questions and Key (could also be used as a quick quiz) – slides 54-56
~Reconstruction’s Effects foldable – slides 57-58
~New Amendments graphic organizer – slides 59-60
~Amendments Commemorative Stamps activity – slides 61-62
~Freedmen’s Bureau Business Card printable – slides 63-65
~Reconstruction Caricatures activity – slides 66-67
~Ku Klux Klan WANTED Poster printable – slides 68-69
~”What Would Lincoln Think?” Ticket Out the Door– slides 70-71
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 8th grade Social Studies:
SS8H6 The student will analyze the impact of the Civil War and Reconstruction on Georgia.
c. Analyze the impact of Reconstruction on Georgia and other southern states, emphasizing Freedmen’s Bureau; sharecropping and tenant farming; Reconstruction plans; 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments to the constitution; Henry McNeal Turner and black legislators; and the Ku Klux Klan.
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Georgia Studies Bundle 2
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