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Lesson 10

Play songs that were popular with the Southern troops. Compare these with some songs the Northern troops played and sang. Here you will find sources for music of the Civil War era:

Songs of the Civil War  http://www2.netdoor.com/~newsouth/newsouth.html

The Civil War Music  http://www.civilwarmusic.net/index.php

Directions:  Stop all players using the square "stop" button. Start one song at a time by pressing the triangle "play" button.

Southern Songs Northern Songs
Dixie
The Battle Hymn of the Republic
Bonnie Blue Flag
Battle Cry of Freedom
The Yellow Rose of Texas
When Johnny Comes Marching Home
Oh! Susanna!
Taps

Have students draw illustrations to go with one of the songs. Put the drawing   together into a book.


Have students draw or make from construction paper either the Confederate or Union flag.

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