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Standard 8.3.CE

8.3.CE Examine consequences of the major Civil War military strategies.

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2019

"Onward, 54th!" | Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie
Episode 4

Video

Episode 4 focuses on the attempts of the North to take back Fort Sumter and hopefully bring the war to an end. This episode illustrates the struggles of African American soldiers who fought bravely on...
Reflections of Columbia, Part 2
Episode 2

Video

In 1860, roughly 60% of the population in Columbia were slaves. 60% of the gross economic capital in South Carolina was in human property. With the growing popularity of the Republican Party, and...
CSS Hunley | Eye on the Past

Video

Brief history of the CSS Hunley submarine. The Hunley became the first submarine to sink a federal warship, the U.S.S Housatonic.
Southern States Secede
Southern States Secede

Lesson

The students will be able to research the point of view of a unionists, cooperationists, secessionists/radicals (fire-eaters), Lincoln, and a South Carolina population representative in order to...

The Civil War Battlefield
The Civil War Battlefield

Lesson

The students will be able to create a 3-D display board of specific battles during the Civil War after researching their event using primary and secondary sources.

Robert Smalls | S.C. Hall of Fame

Video

In 1862, Robert Smalls, an enslaved crew-member of the CSS Planter, steals the boat, sails it past the heavily armed defenses of Charleston Harbor in South Carolina and delivers it into the hands of...