The Civil War
Students view these
Civil War highlights via short PowerPoints and each room will have short activity.
The Underground Railroad/Events Leading to War: Underground Railroad Bookmark
Abraham Lincoln/Jefferson Davis Lives:
Gettysburg address with Lincoln Penny Rubbing
Morse Code: Learn Morse Code and
Get a Morse Code Chart
Matthew Brady and His Photos:
How the camera came to the battlefield.
(no dead bodies) Class Picture with Abraham Lincolns Cut out for Teacher.
Battles, Soldiers, First ID Tags:
Create a Soldier Id Tag.
Life in the North/Life in the South.
How the war affected your life.
Civil War Toys. What is a Thaumatrope?
Create one to take home.
Students take home:
Underground Railroad Bookmark
Gettysburg Address with Lincoln Penny Rubbing
Civil War Dog Tag
Morse Code Chart
Free Photo of Your Class with Abraham Lincoln