The Battle of Antietam is a COMPLETE literacy-based Civil War Lesson that uses Nonfiction Informational Text to teach students about the Battle of Antietam with a balanced mix of engaging hands-on activities:
• COMPLETE Battle of Antietam Lesson-we provide all Nonfiction Informational CONTENT!
• Questions to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Journal Entry to summarize the Battle of Antietam
• Reference Map Skills using Cardinal/Intermediate Directions to plot Eastern Theater Battles
The Battle of Antietam, aligned with the 3rd-5th grade Common Core READING, WRITING, and LANGUAGE Standards (see Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately or as part of our Common Core-aligned CIVIL WAR INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
We've included a context-appropriate Civil War Glossary and Answer Pages.
Download the Battle of Antietam Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Common Core Alignment, and samples from the lesson and activities.
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CIVIL WAR INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
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