We found 284 reviewed resources for american civil war battles
From Alabama Farmer to Civil War Soldier
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As part of a study of the Civil War, class members conduct a WebQuest to create a timeline of battles fought by the 10th Alabama Infantry Regimen. They then use Google Earth to pinpoint these battles of the Civil War on a map of Alabama.
Fort Sumter Reading Comprehension
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
The Battle of Fort Sumter was both the first and the least deadly battle of the American Civil War, with no soldiers lost during the lengthy bombardment. Learn more about the first shots of the Civil War with a short reading passage and...
Civil War Trust Animated Map: Gettysburg
17 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The poignant words of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address echoed over the dedication of a battlefield to the fallen soldiers, who paid the ultimate price for the victory. High schoolers watch the pivotal moment in an informative and...
Civil War Trust Animated Map: Entire Revolutionary War
19 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A thorough and measured look at the American Revolution includes movements on an animated map, high-quality reenactments, and instructive narration that takes learners through the vital first steps of the United States of America.
The Brief American Pageant: The Furnace of the Civil War
8th - 11th
The eyes of an American History teacher (or Civil War buff) will open wide with this series of maps, which detail the campaigns and battles of the Civil War. Meant to supplement chapter 21 of The American Pageant, this presentation would...
The Civil War: A Country Divided
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Study one of the bloodiest and most formative periods of time in American history with a collection of videos, worksheets, lesson plans, and apps. The collection would work for middle school or high school classrooms and range in complexity.
“As the War Turns": Exploring the Drama of the Civil War
8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
As part of their study of the American Civil War, class groups investigate Civil War casualties, medicine and disease, conscription, prisons, the life of a soldier, and Civil War spies. Then they script and perform a soap opera drama on...
Civil War Trust Animated Map: Chantilly
8 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As the Union Army retreated from their defeat at Bull Run, the Confederate Army prepared to attack. A detailed animated map illustrated the troop movements and precision with which the generals from both ends of the battlefield executed...