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Honors US History: Civil War Podcast Project (formerly AP): Home

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email Mr. Padgett at  

or Ms. Taylor at

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Your Assignment

In your assigned group, you will produce a news report in the form of a podcast on one the Civil War events listed on your Google Doc assignment sheet.

Podcast requirements:

  • Maximum 5 minutes in length
  • Summary and analysis of the event, including perspectives of both the North and the South.

Minimum source requirements:

  • 1 Reference Source
  • 1 Secondary Source (Book/eBook or journal article)
  • 3 Primary Sources

Due by the start of class on the last day of the remote period.


Everything you need to know about creating your podcast is here! 


NoodleTools General Tips

To choose the correct template for your citation, answer the following questions:

1. Where did you find your source?

  • Most likely it will be one of these:
    • Database 
    • Website

2. What is your source?

  • Most likely, it will be one of these:
    • Reference Source
    • Book
    • Newspaper
    • Journal
    • Web Page