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7-Dred Scott Case

  1. Dred Scott Decision
    1. Objectives
      1. Describe the series of events that led to the Dred Scott case
      2. This will set the stage to the impact of the case
    2. Explain the ruling the court gave
      1. Make sure to include the reason(s) the court ruled the way it did
    3. Explain the impact(s) of the decision
      1. Make sure to include both short term impacts and long term impacts
      2. Include the Lincoln-Douglas Debates
        1. You may want to focus on the Freeport Doctrine

Related Files

Group 7 Storyboard (DOCX 14 KB)

Group 7 Notes Template (DOCX 13 KB)




Dred Scott
Dred Scott v. Sandford Rules on Citizenship of African Americans
Lincoln-Douglas Debates
Freeport Doctrine



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