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Interactive video lesson plan for: Battles of the Civil War: Crash Course US History #19

Activity overview:

Disclaimer: This is very different than the usual Crash Course US History episode.

In which John Green lists a whole lot of the battles of the US Civil War in seven and a half minutes. We get a lot of requests for military history, so we offer a list of battle names, with some commentary about outcomes, and lots of really interesting pictures. This is a but of a departure for Crash Course as we leave behind the world of thoughtful analysis and just list some facts. Don't worry though. We've already got our brains turned back on for next week. Support CrashCourse on Patreon:

Hey teachers and students - Check out CommonLit's free collection of reading passages and curriculum resources to learn more about the events of this episode. There were several key battles throughout World War II that receive repeated attention because of their impact, including: The Battle of Bull Run, The Siege of Vicksburg, and The Battle of Gettysburg. Read about The Siege of Vicksburg here:

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