This integrated approach to US history combines high-interest graphics and photos with easy-to-understand text. The short, manageable lessons break content and skills into smaller pieces in order to provide practice and review. Each section includes comprehension questions, vocabulary, test practice, writing skills, and critical thinking skills. The Set include the Student Text, Student Workbook, Teacher’s Edition, and Parent Guide.
The course begins with the land bridge migration and the earliest Americas and the exploration of North America. It continues with a survey of the colonies, Revoutionary War, establishing a new nation, expansion, growth and development, the Civil War, expansion coast to coast, early 1900s, roaring twenties, probelms with Europe, Gilded Age, urbanization, reformers, world wars, Great Depression, cold war, Korean War, fifties and sixties, Vietnam, New Society, space race, Nixon, seventies and eighties, Reagan years, recent administrations, globalization, and the war on terror.
AGS Globe United States History Set
Publisher: AGS Globe
Format: Set, Hard Cover
Page Count: 1071
Age: 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Grade: 5, 6, 7, 8
Topic: History, United States, Social Studies