America Fighting the Civil War Video

Video title: Fighting the Civil War

Watch this Elementary American History video entitled Fighting the Civil War to study the strengths of the Union and the Confederacy at the beginning of the American Civil War, and what life was like for both soldiers and civilians.

Compare the strengths of the Union and the Confederacy at the beginning of the Civil War and learn what life was like for both soldiers and civilians. Trace the progress of the war, until General Lee surrendered to the Union in April 1865. Learn about Gettysburg, General Sherman, the Peace Democrats and the privateers who ran the blockades.

 

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America Fighting the Civil War Video. Learning Objectives for this video:

  • Fighting in the Civil War. Learn about Fighting the Civil War. Witness the staying power of a young America through the turbulent times of the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the taming of the Wild West.
  • Learn why the North, South, and West argued over the issues of tariffs, slavery, and states' rights.
  • Compare the strengths of the Union and the Confederacy at the beginning of the Civil War and learn what life was like for both soldiers and civilians.
  • Examine the reasons why Reconstruction failed and the problems involved in rebuilding the South after the Civil War.
  • See how the geography of the West affected its settlement and how America's westward expansion destroyed the Native Americans' way of life.
  • Discover the many benefits of using online video for visual learning. Educational video for teaching the K-12 curriculum provides online learning for children and students of all ages and abilities. Using subtitled video - or video with closed captions - enables children to choose between watching, listening to, or reading each presentation whichever best suites their individual learning style. A wonderful option particularly for dyslexia and special needs education.

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