This lesson plan is designed to engage elementary school students and provide them with an opportunity to interpret and understand the effects of the Battles of Gettysburg and Vicksburg. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core and National Council for the Social Studies standards and has been endorsed by the History Channel.
1863: Shifting Tides - Traditional - Elementary
Subject Social Studies — US History
Grade Level Grades 3-5
Resource Type Lesson Plan, Presentation
Common Core State Standards
Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.
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