Literature for Lesson 7

Vocabulary for Lesson 7


  • A governmental establishment for the storing, development, manufacturing, testing, or repairing of arms, ammunition, and other war material.
  • Find 6 words or groups of words that mean the same as arsenal.

    arms depot armory house president arms plant weapons factory
    army post soldier military storehouse ammunition dump furniture slave



    John Brown and the Fight Against Slavery (Gateway Civil Rights)
    by James L. Collins

    John Brown was one of the most daring men in the history of civil rights. He hated slavery. His attempts to free the slaves cost a number of lives and helped, indirectly, to bring on the Civil War.

    John Brown (On My Own Biography)
    by Thomas Streissguth, Ralph L. Ramstad (Illustrator), Tom Streissguth


    Show the following clips from North and South Mini Series (Approximately 25 minutes)

    Argument about slavery
    New Orleans rallying people to the South Carolina Cause
    Train ride throught Maryland showing the friction between the North and South
    Harper's Ferry

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