Each 48-page title in The History Of America Collection delves into complex narratives in history. Concise, but comprehensive, these titles are very approachable for transitioning readers and learners beginning to recognize detail orientation and how to analyze text. Each book in this series features photographs, timelines, discussion questions, and more, to fully engage transitioning readers.
The History Of America Collection engages students in major historical events with fascinating facts, photographs, and more. Readers are able to gauge their own understanding with before-reading questions that help build background knowledge and end-of-book comprehension and extension activities.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 The Arrival of Columbus 4
Chapter 2 North America Before Columbus Arrives 10
Chapter 3 Mapping a Route to the Americas 19
Chapter 4 In Search of Gold and Power 28
Chapter 5 Beyond the Age of Discovery 36
Websites to Visit 46
Show What You Know 46