Civil War Web Quest
Go to http://www2.cr.nps.gov/abpp/battles/bycampgn.htm Select any battle. List the following information for that battle:
-name of the battle
-where it was fought
-when it was fought
-who commanded each side
-the number of casualties (killed and wounded)
-a brief description of the battle and it's results
Go to http://www.iserv.net/~civilmed/images.html Select 2 of the images and case descriptions that go with them and for each one write:
-a brief description of what you see in the picture
-what injuries the person suffered
-when and where the injury happened
Go to http://users.aol.com/dlharvey/stat.htm Look at the casualties for new York.
What was the total number of New Yorkers killed in the war?
How many were:
-killed in action?
-died of wounds?
-died of disease?
-died of other causes?
Based on these figures, what can you conclude about the medical and health conditions that existed on the battlefield?
Answer the following questions from the poster.
-Who do you think the poster is made for?
-What does the Government hope these people will do?
-what does the poster day aout pay?
_What does it day about treatment of prisoners of war?
-What evidence of discrimination during the Civil War do you find in theis poster?
_What evidence of Government efforts to improve conditions for black soldiers do you find in this document?
-What do you think the government's purpose was in making this poster?
-How is the design of this poster different from military recruitment posters or commericals you see today?
This web Quest is an adaptation of the web quest at http://www.glencove.k12.ny.us/teachers/McAuley/CWIA.htm
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Go to http://users.aol.com/dlharvey/stat.htm