You be the Judge: Reconstruction

You be the Judge: Reconstruction
You be the Judge: Reconstruction
You be the Judge: Reconstruction
You be the Judge: Reconstruction
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"You be the Judge" Reconstruction edition requires students to use critical thinking skills and make a judgement based on historical facts in a fun way.

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Goal: This lesson has many purposes.

-Examines the changes that take place following the Civil War. Students will judge the effectiveness of the Reconstruction Amendments.

-Allows students to familiarize themselves with the purpose of a thesis, therefore
developing the necessary skills of essay writing.

-Shows students how to use information from a source (in this case secondary) to
provide evidence that would support their thesis.

-Uses 3 important historical thinking skills
Argumentation, Contextualization and Synthesis

-Forces students to identify and explain their thinking process, and how it may
have changed from beginning to end of the lesson.

-Challenges students to do some basic research and uncover the answers to questions themselves, while making important connections to today.

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Includes:

- 7 pages of information and activities
-Step by step teacher directions
-Optional enrichment activity

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Total Pages
9 pages
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N/A
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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