Sherman's March to the Sea Webquest with Key- This is a 7 page document that contains a webquest and a completed teachers key for easy marking. It contains 11 questions from the history.com website.
Students will be asked to watch several videos about the campaign of William Tecumseh Sherman through the Confederate heartland. An article with a historical accounting of the March to the Sea is also required reading before beginning the webquest. The burning of Atlanta, Sherman's policy of "living off the land", and the principle of "Total War" used by Sherman are all examined and discussed in this assignment.
This webquest can be easily used as an introduction to the topic, a study guide, or a quick and easy sub plan.