This interactive notebook includes everything you need to teach a unit on Reconstruction in an engaging way! This resource covers Lincoln’s 10% plan through the end of Reconstruction.
The organizers in this resource can be used on their own, or as a supplement to student note. Interactive notebooks are a great tool to keep students organized and engaged in the lesson!
These interactive notebooks are part of a larger BUNDLE of American History interactive notebooks & graphic organizers! Save 20% when you buy the bundle!
In this resource you will find…
• 18 graphic organizers: 16 with text on them, and 2 left blank for your own customization.
• 4 1/2 pages of thorough suggested answers that you are free to use with these graphic organizers and flippables.
• Previews of each page in action for you or your students to reference.
• A cover page and table of contents is also included.
1. Key vocabulary – reconstruction, Radical Reconstruction, carpetbaggers, Ku Klux Klan, scalawags, sharecropper, amnesty, freedmen, impeach, cash crops, segregation, lynching
2. Important people – Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, Oliver O. Howard, Hiram Revels, Blanch K. Bruce, Thaddeus Stevens, Charles Sumner, Ulysses S. Grant, Frederick Douglass, Jefferson Davis
3. Lincoln’s Plan – ten percent plan, proclamation of amnesty and reconstruction, readmission to the Union, support
4. Andrew Johnson’s Plan – Presidential reconstruction, readmission to the Union
5. Radical Reconstruction – Congressional reconstruction, reconstruction acts, readmission to the Union
6. Johnson’s impeachment – reason, vote
7. Ulysses S. Grant administration – accomplishments, corruption
8. Reconstruction amendments – 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments
9. Sharecropping – origins, how it worked, result, end
10. Black codes – purpose, Mississippi, examples, vagrancy laws, northern reaction, purpose
11. Black suffrage – grandfather clause, literacy test, poll tax
12. The Ku Klux Klan – 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Klan
13. Freedmen’s Bureau – goal, achievements, education, end of the bureau
14. Ending Reconstruction – President Grant, election of 1876, result
Please view the preview for an in-depth look at what is included in this resource!
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