Today we talked about the changes brought on by the Civil War. We saw that the United States underwent a dramatic shift from an agrarian nation to an industrialized one. In order to do so, we went through an "Extreme Makeover: USA Edition"
Your homework tonight is to finish the assignment we started in class. The instructions are below:
Create a visual metaphor to represent the United States before and after the Civil War:
House, Kitchen, Car, Sports Team, Phone, Clothes, etc.
On the before label 6 facts (using quotes from the text) about life in the United States before the Civil War
3 Positive, 3 Negative
On the after label 6 facts (using quotes from the text) about life in the United States after the Civil War
3 Positive, 3 Negative: Chapter 13 will help here
On the back write a thesis statement for the following prompt:
How did the Civil War change the United States?