U.S. History Bell Ringer Can you thing of an example in your life of something (e.g. an object, a place, a relationship) that was severely damaged and had to be rebuilt? Describe the challenges of the rebuilding process.
Central Unit Question After a destructive civil war that destroys many of a nation’s institutions, how does a nation re-make itself into a new society?
Course Themes How do we know? Why do we change? How do we govern ourselves? What does it mean to be an American? How do we live?
Closing Question Please respond in your journal to the following closing question:At the end of the Civil War, what do you think was the biggest problem that needed to be addressed in Reconstruction?
Homework Reading due for tomorrow: Section 1 Plans for Reconstruction, pages 402-409 Reading Focus- Create a chart that identifies examples of problems and solutions that were proposed or implemented to address them.