Civil War Interactive Notebook


Are you looking for an engaging way to teach the Civil War? This interactive notebook covers all things Civil War, including events leading up to it and important people, while also covering reading skills and strategies.

File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

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This Product Covers:

✓ Important vocabulary
✓ Key abolitionists, freedom fighters, generals, and other important people
✓ Tension building events, such as the Missouri Compromise, Nat Turner’s Rebellion, Amistad Rebellion, Compromise of 1850, Fugitive Slave Act, Kansas-Nebraska Act (Bleeding Kansas), Dred Scott Decision, John Brown’s Raid, the book Uncle Tom’s Cabin, and much more
✓ Disagreements between the North and the South (sorting differences between the two regions)
✓ Reasons for war
✓ The Underground Railroad and slavery
✓ The war – including advantages and disadvantages of both sides; which states fought for which side; life as a soldier, black soldier, and woman during the war; major battles; and Sherman’s March to the Sea
✓ Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address and Emancipation Proclamation
✓ Biographies for Lincoln, Barton, Tubman, Grant, Lee, Davis, and others

The Following Reading Skills Are Covered:

✓ Cause and effect
✓ Chronological order and timeline creation
✓ Point of view
✓ Descriptive writing
✓ Main idea
✓ Summarizing
✓ Paraphrasing

With This Product You’ll Get:

✓ Blank foldables to accommodate for terms and concepts of your own
✓ Easy to understand directions to assemble with a picture to visualize the completed resource
✓ Cut and glue options for when there is little space to write
✓ Multiple options on concepts
✓ Answer keys