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Students will analyze political cartoons in American History from the Thirteen Colonies through Reconstruction. The document contains 18 political cartoons and 61 questions. I have included a background summary under some of the cartoons to help students analyze the cartoon. No textbook or teacher preparation is required. I have included an answer key. Please message me if you have any questions.
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*The political cartoons can be used for class assignments, end-of-the-year content review, bell ringers, enrichment, exit slips, or as homework assignments.
*Engaging activities your students will enjoy!
*I have uploaded a Word Document so you can edit the cartoon analysis to fit your classroom.
Political Cartoons included:
Join, or Die Cartoon
Poor Old England Cartoon
Embargo Act Cartoon
Cause of the War of 1812 Cartoon
Monroe Doctrine Cartoon
King Andrew Cartoon
Great Father Andrew Jackson Cartoon (Indian Removal)
Jackson Fights the Bank Cartoon
Temperance Movement Cartoon
Antislavery Poster Cartoon
California Gold Rush Cartoon
Lincoln Repairing the Union Cartoon
Forcing Slavery Down the Throat of Freesoiler Cartoon
Secession from the Union Cartoon
Anaconda Plan Cartoon
The Union as It Was Cartoon
The Color Line Still Exist Cartoon (Reconstruction)