Write a page or draw an 8 panel cartoon answering the learning target.
DAY 1
Who were they?
Learning Target: Who fought in the war and what were their lives like?

DAY 2
Weapons of war
Learning Target: What new technologies played a big role in the war?

DAY 3
How they died
Learning Target: What were the most common ways for Civil War soldiers to die?

Other Resources

http://www.historynet.com/civil-war-weapons

Railroads: http://www.gettysburgbattlefieldtours.com/the-role-of-the-railroad-in-the-civil-war/

Railroads in the Confederacy: http://www.civilwar.org/education/history/warfare-and-logistics/logistics/railroads.html