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1862 - The Storm Continues

The Skirmisher Vol. 6

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Students, here you will find a whole bunch of cool and interactive stuff related to this issue's theme, "1862 - The Storm Continues."  Check out the links below and at right to explore the topic through videos, quizzes, maps, and more!

Teachers, we hope you enjoy the cool stuff, too!  Also be sure to check out the links in the sidebar for standards information and additional classroom activities.

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Emancipation Proclamation In4In4 Video - The Emancipation Proclamation

Check out this four minute video on the impact of the Emancipation Proclamation.

Watch the video »

Antietam 360Battlefield 360 - Antietam

Take a high-tech, virtual tour of the Antietam Battlefield.

Take the tour »

Shiloh Animated MapAnimated Map - The Battle of Shiloh

Watch the Battle of Shiloh unfold through this moving map.

View the map »

Second manassasQuiz - Second Manassas

Take the quiz on the Battle of Second Manassas. You might want to do a bit of research, so visit the Battle of Manassas page.

Read about the Battle of Second Manassas »

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