Understanding the Reconstruction Era Amendments

Lesson Overview

Students will be able to analyze and interpret the meaning of the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendment and the impact it had on individuals and families in the Northern and Southern states in the United States of America.

1-2 hours
Lesson Type
Traditional Lesson

Essential Question

What impact did the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments have on African Americans and society in the United States?