Objectives: To review the successes and scandalous events of the Civil War and Reconstruction Era.
Procedures: Assign parts and read the play. Then, take notes with the supplied note-taking sheet. An additional sheet is provided for making copies for students.
Materials: Projector and copies of notes, if needed. Copies of flash cards and Wanted Posters for group assignments.
Students will work in groups of 5 to practice the information with the flash cards provided. Cut the cards and then students will quiz each other. One person in the group will hold the notes key and decide if answers are correct.
Quiz: Two short quizzes are included to check for understanding. One is a bit harder than the other.