Patriots and Palmettos: The Battle of Sullivan’s Island

The students will relate the events preceding and at the Battle of Sullivan’s Island, will analyze two primary documents describing the battle and then compare and contrast the descriptions, and will locate the major components in the battle on a map and compare it to an actual map of the battle site.

Author
Jennifer Coe, Laing Middle School, Fort Sumter National Monument
Organization Affiliation
National Park Service
Lesson Plan Subjects