Reconstruction After the Civil War

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Learners draw an interesting parallel between Reconstruction after the Civil War and a child moving out from home in this lesson plan. They discuss the effect of the war on the Southern economy and region, and then engage in a simulation as a joint committee tasked with coming up with a plan for reconstructing the southern states and bringing them back to the Union.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Classroom Considerations

  • In order to draw comparisons between Reconstruction and the Iraq War as suggested, be sure to provide your class members with enough information and instruction to support a thorough analysis

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