Lesson Plans
Social Studies 8 4th Q 05.06 Lesson Plans
Week: 05/15/2006 Instructor: Mary Jo Hendrickson Academics
students are to have read apges 481-487 in the textbook

Civil war notes and discussion on the events leading upto the war erupting
-- How did the fightin begin at Fort Sumter
--From the reading what are the strengths and weaknesses of both sides

Who are the people of the south?
Students will have a handout they will complete of military battles during the war

Students will be given a Civil War map activity to complete

Stdudents are to rad pages 488-491 for today

What were some of the harships of army lfie during the civil war
Who were the political leaders during the Civil War
Students will compare the resources of the north and south during the war

Who were the military leaders during the war
Students will use the reports they complete as part of the discussion for today's activity

What weapons did both sides use during the war

MAP assignment due today

Students will read and discuss in class the excerpt in the book from 'Across Five Aprils"
Read for today: pages 492-497
Civil War medicine
The First Battle of Bull Run (Manassas)
Battle of Antietam
cpt--8B shortened class.

Students will receive an activity on the Civil War to complete