Students love to make mini-books and they love to hunt for facts. Use this mini-book template and the provided websites to help your students gather information about the Mississippi River, America's greatest river. Students will read for information, a critical skill in today's world, then fill in the blanks for each page of the mini-book. Illustrations are required on each page in order to further strengthen retention of the information. An answer key is provided for you to check for accuracy.