Grades 4 thru 6
- 2 Student Workbooks
- Answer Keys
- Test Pack
This updated, exciting, full-color text presents on-level content at an easy reading level with vocabulary, writing, comprehension, and geography skill-building components.
America's Story is available in two softcover titles or in a single hardcover edition.
Text includes stories of diverse cultural groups that have influenced American history.
Full-color edition makes learning more appealing with photos and illustrations.
Includes activities such as "Read and Remember," and journal writing designed to ensure comprehension, improve skills, and broaden understanding.
The names of unfamiliar people and places in the text are introduced at the beginning of each chapter under the heading People and Places.
Unit openers motivate students to read further and provide a time line for historical perspective.
New words are identified in chapter openers and boldfaced in the text, prompting students to look them up in the glossary.
"Think About As You Read" helps students to comprehend as they read the lessons.
"Using What You've Learned" activities reinforce comprehension skills and critical thinking.
Features at a Glance:
To 1865 Exploration, settlement, the fight for freedom, growth of the nation, the Industrial Revolution, the Civil War.
Book 2 -
Since 1865 Reconstruction, westward expansion, working for reform, World Wars, the space race, civil rights, modern-day challenges.