Topic: Reconstruction/Shaping a Nation

Essential Question: How did Reconstruction impact the development of modern America?


Students will work collaboratively to create a "virtual museum" on a topic related to the post-civil war era.
Some suggested topics might include:
  • Famous People of the Time
  • African American experience
  • Government & Laws; Prejudice
  • North vs. South
  • The Presidency
  • Westward Expansion;
  • Industrial Revolution & Technology
  • Immigration
  • The Economy

Some Websites to look at: