-Student Text - Hardcover - Full Color - 515+ Pages
Ideal for a basic High School Level US History course - 9-12th grade
or for on-level middle school students 6-8.
High-interest presentation of secondary-level history keeps students involved. Current content, events, and statistics keep readers up to date.
-Easy-to-read two-column format and limited information per page are appealing and motivating.
-Each chapter opens with statements designed to encourage each reader in the units and chapters.
-Annotated time lines quickly orient and establish relevance for the lesson which follows.
-Dramatic color visuals pull readers into the unit.
-Questions presented in the beginning of every chapter help students focus on main ideas.
Students will discover how people created a new nation in North America that was different from any other country. No one knew if this new nation - a great experiment as it was - could survive.
Beginning with the Native North Americans, living here for thousands of years, moving on to learning of the European explorers and settlers, onto Americas independence from Britain, to how the states survived those difficult early years... to the present day
As your son/daughter explores the nation's past he/she will become a stronger social studies student. They'll master new words from vocabulary presentations and practice, locate new places on maps and understand how geography affects history.
-Biographies of famous Americans
-Triumphs & Mistakes
-Main Idea Prompts