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Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create

Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create
Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create
Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create
Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create
Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create
Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create
Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create
Google Drive - Civil War Biography Cards to Create
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Ready to go PAPERLESS? Looking for a way for your students to discover facts about some of the major names of the American Civil War? Here is a way your students can discover these historic figures that allows them to find out some basic facts, but also allows them to identify what they think is important about each person. Each trading card has the same format and allows students to gather a very brief snapshot of who these people were and what they did that contributed to the history of the Civil War. Decide how many you'd like students to do and make a mini-research project out of it. Kids really enjoy this format!

Students will need access to Google Slides and if you use Google Classroom you can make a copy for each student and they can type directly in the file. No more copy machines!!

Also available as a paper version
32 Famous Figures from the Civil War: Paper Version

For each person students will identify the following:

Date of Birth
Date of Death
Cause of Death
Role in the Civil War
Fun Facts
Legacy

The historic figures for this activity are:

Clara Barton
John Wilkes Booth
Matthew Brady
John Brown
James Buchanan
Ambrose Burnside
John C. Calhoun
Henry Clay
John Clem
John Crittenden
Jefferson Davis
Dorothea Dix
Stephen Douglas
Frederick Douglass
Nathan Forrest
John C. Fremont
William Lloyd Garrison
Ulysses S. Grant
Joseph Hooker
Stonewall Jackson
Robert E. Lee
Abraham Lincoln
George McClellan
George Pickett
Dred Scott
Robert Gould Shaw
William T. Sherman
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Roger B. Taney
Harriet Tubman
Daniel Webster
Eli Whitney

This has worked well for my students so I hope yours find the same success!

Check out the paper version of some of my other History Trading Cards:

32 Famous Authors in History: Trading Cards to Complete
32 Famous European Explorers: Trading Cards to Complete
32 Famous Figures from the Harlem Renaissance: Trading Cards to Complete
32 Famous Reformers from the Progressive Era (1890-1920): Trading Cards to Complete
32 Famous Scientists in History: Trading Cards to Complete
32 Famous Women in American History: Trading Cards to Complete
32 Famous Figures from World War II: Trading Cards to Complete
32 Famous Figures from the Industrial Revolution: Trading Cards to Complete

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