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Information - Key People of the American Civil War
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In this activity the students will create flip charts to describe who each influential person is. They will learn about leaders from the North, South, important women and other important people of the American Civil War.
This resource is part of the American Civil War collection.
Social Studies > General Social Studies > United States History
Important People during the American Civil War (5 days)objective: students will create flip charts describing important people from the American Civil War era.Directionsflipchart.docxMaterials neededlist of important people (attached) internet text books informational books 4 pieces of construction paper for each student(large) glue scissors pens model directions and model (attached) Directions: Create flip charts to describe important people of the American Civil War. Flipchart: You will need a large piece of paper Fold your piece of construction paper hot dog style Keep your paper folded, now fold your paper in half Keeping your paper folded, fold your paper in half again Now unfold your paper Fold your paper hot dog style again You should see four equal sections Keeping your fold at the top, cut only the top flap, cut along the creases on the top fold Your back should be in one piece, while the front is cut into sections You will need to do this with the three other pieces of paperDefining the important people You will place the person's name on the top flap and a description of who the person is on the back flap.Important People
Flip chart 1 Abraham Lincoln Ulysis S Grant William Tecumsah Sherman George Meade Flip chart 2 Jefferson Davis Robert E Lee George Pickett Thomas JacksonFlip chart 3 Clara Barton Rose Greenhow Dorothea Lynde Dix Harriet Beecher Stowe Flip chart 4 Harriet Tubman Frederick Douglas Dred Scott John Brown