The Civil War is one of the most important events in American history! It took place between 1861 and 1865 between the north and the south. Using ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students, we have clearly outlined the Gettysburg Address, the major battles, the human meaning of the war, the important women who participated in the Civil War, right up to the end when surrendered. Written to grade, these social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. We have loaded this resource with reading passages, student activities and color overhead transparencies, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz.