Creating America Student Edition A History of the United States

Creating America: A History of the United States motivates students to interact with the past and see the impact of history on their lives today. Interdisciplinary activities, hands-on workshops, and interactive exercises prompt students to think their way through historical situations. It supports all students through interactive approaches to reading, thinking, and social studies skills. The words and stories of people from America's past lend a personal perspective to the lessons. Features on civics and citizenship inspire students to become knowledgeable, active citizens who can put the lessons of the past into action today. There are nine units in this volume:

Unit 1: Three Worlds Meet, Beginnings to 1763
Unit 2: Creating a New Nation, 1763–1791
Unit 3: The Early Republic, 1789–1844
Unit 4: A Changing Nation, 1810–1860
Unit 5: The Nation Divided and Rebuilt, 1846–1877
Unit 6: America Transformed, 1860–1914
Unit 7: Modern America Emerges, 1880–1920
Unit 8: Depression, War, and Recovery, 1919–1960
Unit 9: Tensions at Home and Abroad, 1954–Present

Each of the Unit Chapters poses a question designed to excite and involve students in the subject as it is explored through the text, its ancillaries, and various interactive components and activities.

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Material Type: Student Materials
  • Format: Hardcover, 1128 Pages
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780618689774
  • ISBN-10: 061868977X
  • Product Code: 210389
  • National/State: National
  • Copyright Year: 2007

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