Civil War Historical Fiction/Blended Learning Unit
The unit overview is designed to incoporate historical fiction novels that focus on the civil war time period. In addition to the novels, students will build background knowledge by researching issues related to the civil war. Research will take place electronically and students will create presentations for the class. Also, during the reading of the novels, students will participate in discussions that include face to face discourse, Google chat or Gosoapbox.com.