A bundle of 9 assignments about the action and activities behind the lines during the Civil War, including the Emancipation Proclamation, life during the war, the assassination of Lincoln, and much more. See the preview slide for a complete listing. Includes a crossword puzzle based on terms from the readings. A follow up set of essay writing topics/questions is also included. A great way to introduce the subject. The reading comes from a really great website, ushistory.org, under their free textbook tab. The information presented is theirs, I made up the questions. This can be done as a web quest assignment using the site. Perfect as a supplement, or as a textbook replacement! Also great as a Sub Assignment. MS Word for easy editing.