This bundle contains reading guides and common core style assessments for American Literature Classics from the Civil War Period. With an emphasis on realism and naturalism, students will be able to work their way through the short stories "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" and "An Episode of War" using the reading guides then demonstrating mastery by completing the common core assessments. All handouts are clean, neat, and visually appealing with clip art and spaces to write the answers. These materials are ready to print, copy, and distribute. ***these products are listed individually for better preview files.