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Grades 4-6

Ben's Dream

Scavenger Hunt

Super Sleuth

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Research Skills For All Ages

Scavenger Hunt Answers

 Group 1
1. West Point
2. advance on all fronts, surrounding the enemy
3. 194,000 Union 214,000 Confederate
4. Sharpsburg
5. to become a Union state
 Group 2
1. Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia
2. wooden ships covered with iron plates
3. George G. Meade, Union; Robert E. Lee, Confederacy
4. November 15, 1864, December 21, 1854
5. court declared that no Black could be a U.S. citizen
 Group 3
1. Confederate troop attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina
2. soldiers who deserted after being paid
3. North: trade, industry, manufacturing income
South: agricultural-related income
4. Antietam
5. He hoped to break the South's will to fight.
 Group 4
1. Fort Henry, Fort Donelson, Shiloh, New Orleans, Perryville, Sones River Vicksburg
2. head-on assaults
3. Lee surrendered to Grant
4. McClellan twice served the Union army as commanding officer. Lincoln removed him because he did not use good military strategy.
5. A famous Civil War photographer
 Group 5
1. Ulysses S. Grant in the Battle of Fort Donelson
2. a hard biscuit eaten by soldiers
3. She wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin, an antislavery book that showed all who read it the horrors of slavery.
4. To insure enough votes for Kansas to be a slave or a free state, settlers from the North and South arrived to "stack" the votes in either direction. There were many bloody battles.
5. Lincoln made the Emancipation Proclamation law.
 Group 6
1. More could be killed because several shots could be fired without reloading.
2. Out of many, one
3. It was horribly overcrowded, and prisoners there were neglected and abused deliberately.
4. He lived to see Lee's surrender, but not to see the last surrender of Confederate troops on May 26, 1865.
5. North March, 1863 South April, 1862

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