Lesson Two: Was Reconstruction Successful?

Lesson Plan

Students participate in a Structured Academic Controversy to consider whether reconstruction was a success or a
failure. They also examine the impact of Reconstruction on African Americans in the South.
Lesson 2: Was Reconstruction Successful? (PDF file)

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Handout 2.5: Note Chart

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