Lesson

Crisis of 1850 (Secession)

Lesson Overview

As sectionalism arose from racial/societal tension many events occurred that led  to South Carolina’s secession from the Union. Students will create an interactive timeline of the Road to Civil War. 

 

Duration
Multiple days
Lesson Type
Project Based Lesson

Essential Question

How did South Carolina become the center of a conflict that threatened American unity?
 

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8

Social Studies

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Lesson Created By: Lori Powers

Lesson Partners: Lexington/Richland School District 5, ETV Education, Knowitall.org