Ch. 10: The 1850s (The Union in Peril)

Chapter 10 Podcasts

10.1 - The Divisive Politics of Slavery
10.2 - Protest, Resistance, and Violence 36 minutes
10.3 - The Birth of the Republican Party 23 minutes
10.4 - Slavery and Secession - 28 minutes

Chapter 10 Slideshows (in PDF to study)

10.1 - The Divisive Politics of Slavery
10.2 - Protest, Resistance, and Violence
10.3 The Birth of the Republican Party
10.4 Slavery and Secession 

Student Notes - Updated with information
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The Presidents Videos

Taylor & Fillmore - 11 minutes 14 seconds

Pierce & Buchanan - 12 minutes



Chapter 10 Illustrated Timeline

Directions: For the following events place each on a timeline. Each occasion should be labeled, dated, and have a brief description of the event (A thorough answer with full sentences). Then beside each event and date create an image that represents the event. The image must have color. The image should be immediately recognizable to someone who either has difficulty reading or can’t read at all. This can be drawn and done by hand (neatly) or on the computer and submitted digitally (Prezi, in a Document, Powerpoint, etc).  due Friday November 13th.  All Work is individual.  This is a PROJECT grade!!!!

  • qCompromise of 1850
  • qWilmot Proviso
  • qUnderground Railroad
  • qUncle Tom’s Cabin
  • qKansas and Nebraska Act
  • q“Bleeding Kansas”
  • qSack of Lawrence
  • qPottawatomie Massacre
  • qFormation of the Republican Party
  • qDred Scott Decision
  • qFreeport Doctrine
  • qElection of 1860
  • qHarpers Ferry
  • qSouthern Secession

 

Chapter 10 Vocabulary

  1. Wilmot Proviso
  2. secession
  3. Compromise of 1850
  4. Popular Sovereignty
  5. Fugitive Slave Act
  6. Personal Liberty Laws
  7. Underground Railroad
  8. Kansas Nebraska Act
  9. Bleeding Kansas
  10. Nativism
  11. Know Nothing Party
  12. Free Soil Party
  13. Republican Party
  14. Freeport Doctrine
  15. Harpers Ferry
  16. Confederacy
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