Welcome: Civil War/Dividing line between North and South
Description: This WebQuest provides students with an opportunity to learn more about the Civil War. Students will study about major battles that took place in the Civil War and recognize why the North was fighting the South? These themes will help students understand American History. Students will write first-person account journals. They will also study the geography of the site as well as its goverment, econimics, and development. The American Civil War had multiple causes. Students will research the causes, dates of major battles, the emancipation of slaves following the war, and ramifications of the war that are still felt today.
Grade Level: 6-8
Curriculum: Social Studies
Keywords: Civil War, American History, North, South, Map, Battle
Author(s): Ana Tsapatsaris