Arkansas History Unit 6

Arkansas History

 Unit 6

Unit Title: Civil War and Reconstruction

Unit Time Frame: 2-3 Weeks

Unit Overview:

The student will examine the causes and
effects of the Civil War on Arkansas.

Essential Learning:

Examine the conflicts and attitudes that
eventually brought about the Civil War

Explore the Civil War and its effects on
the land and the people of Arkansas

Key Concepts:


Compare and contrast the political, economic,
geographic and social characteristics of the
South and North.

Examine how the citizens of Arkansas responded
to the division brewing across the nation?

Describe how the battles of Pea Ridge and
Prairie Grove effected Arkansas’ position of
strategic importance in the Confederacy?


Unit Standards
Teacher Resources
Scoring Matrix


Arkansas Frameworks TIA Essential Learning Curriculum
Arkansas History
CCSS Pacing Guides

Arkansas History
1st Semester Pacing Guide