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by USHistory.org

2016

Welcome to the parent guide for this text! Read below to find out about what your child is reading in class and how you can support him/her at home.

This week in class, we’re reading "The South Secedes" by USHistory.org.

This text details the events of the secession crisis of 1860-1861 in which the southern states formed the Confederacy and the Civil War began.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of America as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :

"How has America changed over time?"

Ways to support your child: