This cloze worksheet is a wonderful assessment that covers all the major events, people and terms of Reconstruction. The worksheet contains several paragraphs that summarizes Reconstruction. Throughout the worksheet students must choose from two possible answers to make the sentence correct.
The following terms are included in the worksheet:
The goals of Reconstruction
Abraham Lincoln (and his assassination)
Robert E. Lee
Civil Rights Act of 1866
Election of 1876
Removal of Federal Troops in 1877
Jim Crow Laws
Plessy v. Ferguson
This worksheet works great as a short class assignment or as homework.
Please let me know if you have questions or concerns. Enjoy!