Essential Question: How can varying perspectives lead to internal conflict within a nation?
· What were the major causes of the Civil War?
· What was it like to be involved in the Civil War and how was the experience different for Union & Confederate soldiers?
· Identify the major causes of the Civil War.
· Compare the experiences of Union & Confederate soldiers
· Analyze primary sources in order to write a historically accurate diary entry demonstrating an understanding of a Union soldier’s experience.