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Black Troops in the Civil War

Eighth graders design and create a pamphlet advertising for recruitment of African Americans for the Union Army. Students create a historical newspaper front page, from the time period, which details the awarding of the Medal of Honor to the Black soldiers that received it. Students write a poem that details the bravery of the Black soldiers that served during the Civil War.

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Grade
8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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