Mark Twain's Civil War Interactive Notebook helps 5th-8th graders create their own American history resource. Students strengthen their US history knowledge and creative and organizational skills through interactive learning. The 64-page American history book features multiple lessons and units of study focusing on the Civil War through interactive content. Students record, store, and organize essential information that is useful as a social studies reference guide for test prep. This standards-based notebook teaches US history through topics and lessons such as pre-war tensions, state secessions, important battles, and the North's path to victory. Students are encouraged to be creative, use color, and work with interactive content to gain a greater understanding of the topics covered, and become active participants in their own learning journey. Designed by leading educators, Mark Twain Media Publishing Company specializes in providing captivating, supplemental books and resources in a wide range of subjects for middle- and upper-grade classroom success.