The Mark Twain U.S. History workbook series provides students in grades 5-8 with opportunities to explore important events in our country's past and learn about the people who made American history. Perfect for supplementing a textbook-based course or as an accompaniment to a unit study, a variety of exercises fit with diverse learning styles. People and Events, 1607- 1865 covers the bringing to light the decisions and events that have played an important part in shaping the history of America, and other concepts through critical thinking, writing, and historical-concept exercises. Bolded vocabulary, time lines, map activities, and suggested reading provide an integrated approach to workbook-learning. 94 reproducible pages, softcover. Answer key included. Grades 5-8.