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Students compare and contrast historical outlooks on slavery. In this abolishing slavery lesson, students watch "Abolishing Slavery in America," and discuss the implications of the slavery. Students then compose compare and contrast essays about the views of Great Britain and the United States on slavery in the 1800s.
The road to war is never easily understood and needs to be prefaced with a look at all the issues involved. Prepare your learners for a unit on the Civil War with an in-depth look at the policies, politics, and state vs. state arguments that started the American Civil War. Slavery laws, court cases, political debates, and legislature are all discussed.