About This Chapter
Post-Civil War for Elementary School - Chapter Summary
The lessons in this chapter provide your elementary students with the information they need to know about the time period after the Civil War. The resources are versatile and can can be are used for homework assistance by parents or by teachers as a supplement to classroom lessons. The lessons are written by knowledgeable instructors and cover topics and events from after the Civil War, like the Great Chicago Fire and the Reconstruction period, in an informative and entertaining manner. The quizzes are a good tool to help you see if your student is on track.
Who It's For
Kids who need extra help with social studies will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about post-Civil War events.
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding the events that occurred during the post-Civil War time period
- Students with learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about post-Civil War events
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning social studies (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about the post-Civil War time period
- Students who struggle to understand their social studies teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra social studies resources
How It Works
- Find lessons in the chapter that cover the post-Civil War topics your student needs to learn or review.
- Press play and watch the video lesson with your student.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning about the post-Civil War events.
- Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify your student understands the post-Civil War time period by completing the Post-Civil War for Elementary School chapter exam.
1. Reconstruction After the Civil War Lesson for Kids
This lesson explores the process of bringing the nation back together after the end of the Civil War in 1865, including the impact of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
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In this American history lesson, we'll learn about Ellis Island and explore some facts about this important historical landmark. Let's learn more now.
3. The Great Chicago Fire Lesson for Kids
In this lesson, we'll talk about the Great Chicago Fire, a blaze that devastated one of the country's biggest cities. Discover how the fire started, spread and was put out, and learn about how it led to major redevelopment.
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