Through this purchase you will be receiving a lesson that you can use to teach Tennessee's Social Studies standard 5.15. You will be receiving a power point that you can utilize to introduce your lesson on Nathan Bedford Forrest, Sam Watkins, Andrew Johnson, Matthew Fontaine Maury, and Sam Davis. Students will be introduced to the lesson by playing a "Who am I?" game. Next, students will be given a booklet to utilize while they conduct research on all of the famous Tennesseans. A page of links and information is included at the end of the booklet to help you guide your students' research. Students will peruse the various websites to answer the questions found within the booklet. Finally, after students have completed their research use the remaining 12 slides to give your students a quick exit ticket to determine if they truly know each of the people studied.
Overall, this is a GREAT way to engage your students and help them learn about the contributions of Tennesseans during the Civil War. This will satisfy several standards, as well as meeting standard 5.15.
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