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CyberSleuthKids Civil War pages
http://cybersleuth-kids.com/sleuth/History/US_History/Civil_War/

Abraham Lincoln Timeline 
http://www.historyplace.com/lincoln/index.html

The History Place - a timeline of the Civil War with links 
http://www.historyplace.com/civilwar/index.html

American Civil War page with primary and secondary sources 
http://www.sowashco.k12.mn.us/virtualmedia/elementary/civilwar.htm

From Revolution to Reconstruction
http://odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/H/1994/chap6.htm

African American Troops in the Civil War (thanks to Aly)
http://www.gettysburgflag.com/AfricanAmericanTroopsCivilWar.php

American Civil War.com 
http://www.americancivilwar.com/civil.html

Camp Life Civil War Collections from Gettysburg - excellent site!
http://www.cr.nps.gov/museum/exhibits/gettex/

Civil War Diaries 
http://www.augustana.edu/library/SpecialCollections/civil1.html

Civil War for Kids from Mrs. Huber
http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/civilwar/cwar.htm        

Civil War Flags 
http://homepages.dsu.edu/jankej/civilwar/flags.htm

The Civil War for Fifth Graders 
http://www.runet.edu/~sbisset/civilwar.htm

Civil War Home Page 
http://www.civil-war.net/

Civil War Homepage - a project of University of Tennessee 
http://sunsite.utk.edu/civil-war/

Civil War Military Leaders from Georgia students
http://www.henry.k12.ga.us/pges/instruction/kid-pages/cw/default.htm

Civil War - Internet activities from SC 
http://www.libsci.sc.edu/miller/CivilWar.htm

Civil War maps from American Memory 
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/cwmhtml/cwmhome.html

Civil War Music and Poetry 
http://www.civilwarpoetry.org/

Civil War Photographs 
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/cwphtml/cwphome.html

Civil War Potpourri 
http://www.civilwarhome.com/potpourr.htm

Civil War from Kidskonnect
http://www.kidskonnect.com/subject-index/16-history/264-civil-war.html

Civil War sites suggested by Jerrie Cheek
http://edtech.kennesaw.edu/web/civwar.html

Civil War Studies at the Smithsonian Associates 
http://civilwarstudies.org/

Civil War on the Web
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook27.html

Civil War Women - Diaries, Letters, Documents, Photos 
http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/women/cwdocs.html

Coal Creek School  in Colorado - The War Between the States - Civil War URLs 
http://schools.bvsd.org/coalcreek/grades/civil.html

The Civil War from Germantown, Illinois
http://www.germantownbulldogs.org/CivilWar/CivilWar.html

The Civil War from Social Studies for Kids
http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/civilwar.htm

The Time of the Lincolns from PBS
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/lincolns/ 

Suffolk County Public Libraries sites about the Civil War
http://www.suffolk.lib.ny.us/youth/jccivil.html

The United States Civil War Center - Internet links for kids 
http://www.cwc.lsu.edu/

The Valley of the Shadow - Two Communities in the American Civil War 
http://valley.vcdh.virginia.edu/

Weapons of the Civil War
http://www.civilwarhome.com/civilwarweapons.htm
http://www.civilwarweapons.net/

http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/smallarms/ig/Civil-War-Weapons-Gallery/

Emancipation Proclamation
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/featured_documents/emancipation_proclamation/
             
Transcript - 
http://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?doc=34&page=transcript

Gettysburg Address - http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/gadd/


For Teachers:

The Civil War Through A Child's Eye
http://memory.loc.gov/learn/lessons/99/civilwar/index.html

The Civil War in Children's Literature from Carol Hurst
http://www.carolhurst.com/subjects/ushistory/civilwar.html

What Do You See? Analyzing a Civil War photograph
http://memory.loc.gov/learn/lessons/97/civilwar/hinesday.html

Mr. Donn's Lesson Plans for Teachers
http://americanhistory.mrdonn.org/civilwar.html

American Civil War - Webquest for Grade 11 
http://oncampus.richmond.edu/academics/education/projects/webquests/civilwar/

Civil War - Battle of Gettysburg ThinkQuest
http://library.thinkquest.org/17525/main.htm
http://library.thinkquest.org/3055/graphics/experience/battles/gettysburg.html
http://library.thinkquest.org/5472/

The American Civil War Thinkquest
http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0215472/welcome.htm

Civil War Battles - Webquest
http://www.sdst.org/shs/library/civilwarwq.html
http://zunal.com/webquest.php?w=73568

Civil War Crier - Webquest 
http://brebru.com/webquests/civilwar/civilwarnewspaper/civilwarcrier.html

Civil War Webquest - http://www.barrow.k12.ga.us/hes/classrooms/html/civil_war_webquest.html
http://www.sd104.s-cook.k12.il.us/pkyros/civilwar.htm
http://www.hamiltoncityschools.com/schools/garfield/pdf/Webquest.pdf
http://www.wsdweb.org/webquest/civwartimes/civil_war_gazette_2.htm

Civil War Herald Webquest - 
document

Civil War scrapbook - http://www.msdpt.k12.in.us/staffdev/webquest/chhendr/index.html

Civil War Lesson Plans from ProTeacher! 
http://www.proteacher.com/090053.shtml

Civil War Lesson Plans, Quizzes, and Activities
http://www.mce.k12tn.net/civil_war/civil_war.htm

Before Brother Fought Brother lesson plans from EDSitement
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=484

Civil War Personal Journal Webquest
http://coe.west.asu.edu/students/hcarter/webquest.htm

Civil War Webquest for 8th grade
http://projects.edtech.sandi.net/marston/civilwar/

Lesson Plan for Fifth Grade from Small Planet 
http://www.smplanet.com/civilwar/civilwar.html

Civil War Lesson Plans 
http://www.nps.gov/history/nr/twhp/civwar00.htm

Civil War Lesson Plans from the Teacher's Guide 
http://www.theteachersguide.com/Civilwarlessons.html 

Eduscapes sites and activities for the classroom
http://www.42explore.com/civilwar.htm

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