US Civil War Timeline

Nine million soldiers fought in the U.S. Civil War and over 620,000 died – many from disease. Students will deepen their understanding this major period in U.S. history by creating a graphic representation of the events of the Civil War.

Grades covered: 6 through 12
Curriculum Topics: U.S. Civil War, Time, Graphing in One Dimension


Idea Sheets are cross-referenced to subjects listed in the Common Core, Next Generation Science Standards, and California Content Standards.

Categories include:
  • Grades 6-8
  • Math
Tags: Social Studies, Measurement & Data
Subjects covered: ["Social Studies"]