Give students in-depth views of specific events and historic eras with lessons that reinforce nonfiction reading skills. Spotlight On America: Civil War features reading sections and quizzes, student activity pages, annotated bibliography, a glossary of terms, and reader's theater.
Reviewed By: Happy History Teacher (Lafayette, LA)
Different activities including maps, readings about the causes of the war, and battles. A Civil War letter writing information about a soldier's life cross curriculum ELA and Social Studies. Great vocabulary and crossword puzzle. Primary sources like poems and diary activities.
Reviewed By: more illustrations please
I love this supplement but I would have liked it more if it had more maps and charts and maybe more about women's work during that time. More illustrations would be good too.
Reviewed By: MNyberg (AZ)
Very easy to use and understand by students, good factual material.