8th Grade -

Social Studies: Civil War


The Civil War by PBS A digital archive full of biographies, pictures, and battle summaries.
The Civil War by the History Channel This site includes videos and articles about all major topics related to the Civil War.
Civil War Database This comprehensive database includes easy to find information on civil war battles, weapons, generals.
Civil War for Kids Click on the themes listed on the left for easy to read articles that are full of interesting facts about the Civil War.
Civil War Games Test your Civil War knowledge with a game of matching, concentration, flashcards, or a word search.
Civil War Photographs This site has over 1000 high quality photographs about the Civil War
Civil War Primary Sources Use this website to access maps, photos, and letters written during the Civil War.
The Underground Railroad-Escape from Slavery Follow a slave along the Underground Railroad to reach freedom
The Valley of the Shadow This site provides access to thousands of primary resources and online lesson plans with student activity pages