Library Digital Content Access

Civil War (Lesson 2 of 3)

Created By: Ken Kleber, Centennial High School (Champaign, IL)
Grade Level: 11th
Content Area: U.S. History
Database Integration: Students will browse the collection for materials relating to important historical figures associated with the antebellum period or the Civil War itself.


Computer with Internet access, library materials, Microsoft PowerPoint, class notes


  1. Students will review notes, books, and handouts given in class.
  2. Students will search the TDC database for the above information.
  3. Students will use the Internet and/or library materials to supplement materials found in the database.
  4. Information will be presented in a PowerPoint presentation.


Presentation will be graded.