Our best selling three-part Reconstruction series now bundled and discounted for you! These lessons incorporate high quality primary sources. Part I is intended to help students understand the idea that the nation needed to be rebuilt physically, economically, and socially after the Civil War. Part II is intended to help students understand the how the South was rebuilt. The Freedmen’s Bureau worked to integrate blacks into society, while the system of sharecropping was intended to help restore the economy. Part III is intended to help students understand that Reconstruction was a failure. As soon as northern troops left, the South enacted Jim Crow laws to legally segregate and disenfranchise black citizens. Please be sure to rate these activities when you use them! We really appreciate your feedback.
•These activities can be used as formative or summative assessments
•These activities can be completed individually or in pairs
•These activities work well in an interactive notebook
•These activities are compatible with the Common Core Standards
•These activities include background information for teachers