Civil War Webquest: New York City Draft Riots Students will gain knowledge about the New York City Draft Riots by completing an internet-based worksheet. The New York City Draft Riots Webquest uses an amazing website created by the University of New York.
New York City Draft Riots Civil War Primary Source Analysis Cooperative Learning
The lesson explores the cause of the NYC Draft Riots during the Civil War. These riots seem easy to understand on the surface; however, this lesson helps students to understand the complicated causes that led to the riots breaking out. Key Words: The Draft Riots, Civil War, Irish Americans, New York City, NYC