Battle of Antietam Webquest with Key- This is a 6 page document that contains a webquest and a completed teachers key for easy marking. It contains 10 questions from the history.com website.
Students will be asked to watch a video which will provide a detailed accounting of the Battle of Antietam. An article with a historical accounting of the battle is also required reading before beginning the webquest. The lead up to the battle, the Union and Confederate clashes during the battle, the astounding casualty figures from the battle, and Lincoln's ability to issue the Emancipation Proclamation following the battle, are all covered by this webquest.
This webquest can be easily used as an introduction to the topic, a study guide, or a quick and easy sub plan.