This ten page document includes five different activities that will introduce students to the Civil War and 1800s Sectionalism
Activity #1: Warm up questions on reasons why people break up and hypothesizing who or what caused the Civil War
Activity #2: Students define and use in a sentence nine different vocab terms that they will commonly come across during the Civil War unit
Activity #3: Matching the vocabulary terms to provided images
Activity #4: Picture analysis of the Industrial North and the Agricultural South. Images are provided on the document or there is a link to a Prezi with even more images for students to look at
Activity #5: Students read about the Industrial North and the Agricultural South and then fill out a graphic organizer detailing the differences in culture, geography, climate, cities, transportation, economies, and population.
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