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The Battle Over Reconstruction: The Politics of Reconstruction

Students participate in a simulation as a Congress member to decide which policies to support in Reconstruction. In this Reconstruction era lesson, students read primary source documents to use as the basis for a mock debate. Students create television reports on documents with information that led to the impeachment of President Johnson.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Simulation
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