This powerpoint is to be used along with the attached T-chart document. The teacher should print the T-chart prior to going through the powerpoint with students. As the teacher then goes through the powerpoint have the students record the facts for each side. The powerpoint goes through each fact by presenting the North then the South and then keeping a tally of points based on those advantages and disadvantages.
The completed T-chart can thene be used to write a compare and contrast paragraph/essay as a formative assessment.