The Civil War had a profound effect on American history. Your students will acquire an understanding of this period of U.S. history as they complete the many engaging and informative projects in The American Civil War. You get information pages, maps, a timeline, arts and crafts projects, reading and writing connections, and evaluation forms. The teacher pages feature step-by-step project directions and photographs of the completed projects.
Topics presented include: • Introduction to the American Civil War • Slavery in America • Leaders of the War • Major Battles • A Soldier’s Life • Women During the War • War Technology