Just a quick post to some links that I found recently. Remember to follow my on Twitter (@fifer1863) to get all the links I share.
Battles Wiki – http://lonerganpmsdhistory.wikispaces.com/Home
Civil War in the American South http://www.american-south.org/?Welcome&Welcome&Welcome
Free Civil War Related Resources from the Federal Resource for Education Excellence
Seven Miles to Freedom tells the story of a young man who was born a slave, but escaped to freedom with his family. Robert Smalls’s story brings details of the Civil War to life through his daring adventure. By reading Seven Miles to Freedom and completing the activities in “Full Steam to Freedom” children can learn more about the Civil War, Robert Smalls, and maps.