Civil War Research Project


5th Grade Research Project
Johnston CSD


General Information
Other Resources
American Civil War
lots of links to various information
Civil War Battles
Resource Sites
Abraham Lincoln
The History Place
Civil War Battles
The History Place
Battle List
Ulysses S. Grant – At a Glance
Timeline of the Civil War
Library of Congress
The Civil War for Kids
by kids in New York
The Civil War Homepage
photo data base and primary document links
Civil War Music
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People of the Civil War
collection of pages by category
Abraham Lincoln
America’s Story from America’s Library

Civil War WebQuest Projects

A Nation Divided
Task: composing a letter to a friend from the perspective of being at one of the battles

While Battles Raged
Task: create a poster board exhibit with a triad group on these categories: women, soldiers, music

Civil War Projects

Lettters from an Iowan Soldier in the Civil War

Civil war Letters Activity
Using primary documents lesson and 3 original letters

Johnston Community School District
Creator: Ann Wiley