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    Main topics and issues


    What were the political issues between the North and South? Which side was politically justified for the conflict? Why?


    Describe the economical system between the North and South. State the type of system and why it was a benefit to the country.  How did taxes play a role in the cause of this war?


    Who had better military leadership?  Describe some significant battles for your side and why?


    What were the social\cultural differences between the North and the South?  Which society was better?  Why?

    Procedures:  14 minutes each team=total 28-30 minutes: team allowed 2 minutes total for team referral and preparation between each round

    1. Opening statement                        3 minutes-state the conditions and main topics\issues
    2. Affirmative statements                 5 minutes-give evidence and persuasion of your POV
    3. Negative statements                     3 minutes-state reasons and evidence against the opponent
    4. Defend\closing statement           3 minutes-defend and rebuttal of your opponents statements

Civil War assignments-readings

  • All
  • Appomatox
  • Causes of the Civil War
  • Civil War ESP Chart
  • Civil War vocabulary
  • Debate
  • Debate rubric
  • Declaration of Texas to Secede
  • Effects of Texas Civil War
  • ESP Chart Civil War
  • ESP of Civil War
  • Events Civil War
  • Fort Sumpter
  • Free at last Decision
  • Geo Activity 18
  • Gettysburg Course Readings
  • GR 15-1.2
  • GR 15-1-2
  • Jefferson Davis's Inaugural address 1861
  • Jefferson Davis's speech
  • Johnny comes marching home song
  • Lincoln's Inaugural Address 1861
  • On Withdrawal from the Union
  • Sam Houston's Secession speech
  • Slave Narrative
  • Texas respond to Civil War
  • Texas Respond to War Effort
  • Vocabulary Review

Texas-Civil War websites

  • All
  • Civil War and literture
  • Civil War essay
  • Civil war resource
  • Digital history of Civil War
  • Emancipation Proclamation1863
  • Harpers Weekly-Civil War
  • Ken Burn's Civil War
  • Lincoln-Greeley 1862
  • Texas civil war battles
  • Texas civil war ppt
  • Timeline of Civil War
  • TSHA-Texas and Civil WAr
  • U.S. Constitution
  • U.S. Constitution source