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Teaching A House Divided

A House Divided

The most destructive war in America's history was fought among its own people.\nThe CIVIL WAR was a tragedy of unimaginable proportions. For four long and bloody years, Americans were killed at the hands of other Americans. One of every 25 American men perished in the war. Over 640,000 soldiers were killed. Many civilians also died — in numbers often unrecorded.

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How did the Union's victory affect the landscape of the country?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.4 - Key Terms & Tone

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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