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APUSH Period 5 1844-1877

APUSH Art Extra Credit 


Period 5: APUSH

Manifest Destiny Packet 

Manifest Destiny Questions 

Sectionalism 1844-1860 Packet 

Sectionalism Questions

Politics and Economics during CW 

Politics and Economic Questions 

The Civil War Packet 

The Civil War Questions 

Reconstruction 1865-1877 

Reconstruction Questions 


Games, Animated Websites, and Other Fun Stuff:

Animated Maps:  Civil War 




Presidential and Congressional Reconstruction Plans 

Resistance to Reconstruction 


Civil War PPT 

Reconstruction PPT 


Article Links

"Why the Southern States Seceded" Southern States 


Lincoln-Douglas Debates 


John Brown- Argument

Create a T-Chart.  Find evidence from the links below, your textbook and your packets to support whether John Brown was more of a terrorist or a trailblazer. Write a thesis statement based off of your evidence.

 John Brown: 

Yale Lecture: 

Yale- Avalon Project:


Essay:  Evaluate the extent to which the Mexican-American War (1846–1848) marked a turning point in the debate over slavery in the United States, analyzing what changed and what stayed the same from the period before the war to the period after it.

Writing in APUSH 2016