Sixth Grade Social Studies
Unit Title: Civil War and Reconstruction
Unit Time Frame: 3-4 Weeks
This unit will provide a review of the causes/effects
of the Civil War and the Reconstruction Period of
the United States history.
-Describe the motivations that drove American territorial expansion
-Discuss the positive and negative effects of post-Civil War
Reconstruction from a state and national perspective
-Judge the effects of the post-Civil War Reconstruction from
a state and national perspective.
-Major conflicts and events that helped shaped our country.
-Cultural changes that were a result of the Civil War
and Reconstruction Period?