Monday, April 9, 2007

Civil War Lesson Plan


On this day in 1865, Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant. Shortly after, the Civil War came to an end. Read more about it here:

Discussion Questions:

1. When did the Civil War take place?

2. What was the economy of the North built on?

3. What was the economy of the South built on?

For Fun

Civil War Tic Tac Toe

Civil War Coloring Page

Prior to the Civil War, our country was separated into two distinct areas, the north and the south. Here is a map that shows those divisions:

Create your own similar map using the data shown on the map above. Make sure to include a map key that demonstrates what the different colors stand for.

Don’t Forget the Math Challenge!

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