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Suzy Lolley

Student Instructions

Civil War: Uncle Tom's Cabin and John Brown's Raid

You have begun learning about the causes of the Civil War. Using the activity template for your work, you have three choices. Pick one: 1. Use the tool to draw an illustration for each of these causes, showing what they were and how they led to war. Then use the to share what you drew and how each example fits. OR 2. Use the tool to write what each of these events was and how it led to war. Then use the to share what you drew and how each example fits. OR 3. Use the tool and find several emojis to help you show what each of these events was and how it led to war. Then use the to share what you drew and how each example fits. When you finish, push the as many times as necessary to turn in your work.

4th Grade, Social Studies, History
Compatible with: Chromebooks, computers, iPads, iPhones, Android tablets, Android phones, Kindle Fire

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This activity aligns with GA Standards of Excellence: SS4H5 Explain the causes, major events, and consequences of the Civil War. a. Identify Uncle Tom’s Cabin and John Brown’s raid on Harper’s Ferry and explain how each of these events was related to the Civil War.