American Civil War Scheme of Work

A 7 lesson fully resources no textbook needed overview of the US Civil War, focusing on long term causes, short term causes and the impacts.

Built to fit in exactly with American West: Expansion and Consolidation GCSE AQA unit.


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  • American-Civil-War-SOW.docx
  • Lesson-1-Worksheet-on-long-term-causes-of-civil-war.docx
  • Lesson-1-2-AEC-Long-term-causes-of-the-Civil-War.pptx
  • Lesson-3-AEC-Card-Sort.docx
  • Lesson-3-AEC-Short-term-causes-of-Civil-War.pptx
  • Lesson-4-AEC-Work-sheet.docx
  • Lesson-5-AEC-To-what-extent-did-the-Civil-War-politically-change-America.pptx
  • Lesson-6--Source-Cards-.docx
  • Lesson-6-and-7-AEC-How-was-the-South-reconstructed-after-the-Civil-War-.pptx

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Created: Apr 23, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

Unit of work

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pptx, 1 MB


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