Educator Resources for Civil War Causes

Does a state have the right to secede from the Union? Lincoln didn’t think so; but the South was willing to fight for it. Learn more about slavery, confederates, and abolitionists!

Lesson Plans

Vocabulary Development Lesson Plan: Using a Word Map

Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, K-3

Civil War Lesson Plan: Exploring the Real Issues

Grade Levels: 3-5, 6-8
Sensitive Content Sensitive Content