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The Compromise of 1850 Debate

The Compromise of 1850 Debate
Product Description
This is a lesson for pre-Civil War unit. Students will read speeches from various political leaders in the period who had an opinion of the Compromise of 1850. Students will then partake in a debate of what the best decision was for the country. The activity will take one 50 minute class period to complete. It is exciting and engaging for students as they take on the role of political figureheads and decision makers!
Total Pages
6 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
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