ETHS Teaching Materials:  ETHS Teaching Materials are student-friendly essays and classroom activities developed by ETHS staff.  The essays and activities are designed based on the Tennessee Social Studies Standards. The downloadable teacher packets also include primary sources and images when available.

Civil War Battles 5th Grade Teacher Packet

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Standards: 5.11

Key Words: Fort Henry, Fort Donelson, Shiloh, Chickamauga, Franklin, Nashville, Sam Watkins, Nannie Haskins

Civil War Battles 8th Grade Teacher Packet

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Standards: 8.80

Key Words: , Shiloh, Stones River, Chickamauga, Lookout Mountain, Franklin, Nashville, Sam Watkins

Sam Davis and Sam Watkins Teacher Packet

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Standards: 8.79

Key Words: Sam Davis. boy hero, Sam Watkins, Company Aytch

Secession in Tennessee, Hurst Nation and State of Scott Teacher Packet

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Standards: 5.6, 8.75

Key Words: secession, Governor Harris, Fielding Hurst, Hurst Nation, State of Scott, Andrew Johnson

Tennesseans in the Civil War 5th Grade Teacher Packet

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Standards: 5.15

Key Words: Nathan Bedford Forrest, Sam Watkins, Andrew Johnson, Matthew Maury, Sam Davis

Tennesseans in the Civil War 8th Grade Teacher Packet

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Standards: 8.77

Key Words: Nathan Bedford Forrest, William Brownlow, David Farragut