There are a couple things that I am excited about that are commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. First off, History Channel is showing a special documentary by Ridley Scott on Memorial Day entitled "Gettysburg." Here is a sneak peak below:
Secondly, History Channel has an interactive webpage, in which you can learn about all aspects of the Civil War and vote on the importance of each one to the war. Here is a link if you want to check it out: http://www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/interactives/civil-war-150
Now back to lesson planning for tomorrow's "The Turning Point" of the Civil War...
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