This product was developed directly from the 8th Grade Social Studies Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills (TEKS)
This note skeleton covers the Civil War Era as well as major issues with sectionalism in economics, politics and slavery. We cover key players and different congressional, judicial and presidential actions at the time. It covers main points of both Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis' inaugural speeches as well as contextual examples of civil disobedience.
This product is made to be paired with the Sectionalism & Civil War Notes Powerpoint. The skeleton will help students take quality notes in a manageable amount of time. It will also ensure they have all of the information covered in the powerpoint for future use in assignments and projects for this unit.