Exploration, Discovery, Encounter
Category: Social Studies: History: U.S.
Grade Level: Grades 4 to 8
Author: Jim McAlpine, Betty Weincek
Copyright/published Year: by Educational Impressi
Description: The As It Was Series:
As it Was! is an interdisciplinary approach to history.
Students learn about the people, places, and issues of the
world's past through the multicurricular activities in language
arts, social studies, science, math, and art or music. 48 pp.
American History Set I:
Each book contains 27 topics grouped into three units, and each
topic provides five multicurricular activities. In addition, an
introductory activity and an open-ended culminating activity are
offered for each of the units. The following are a few of the
multicurricular activities: Create Signs Protesting the
Intolerable Acts; Calculate the Number of States that Equalled
Two-thirds in 1789, 1889, and 1989; Create a Travel Brochure for
Salem, MA; and Make a Venn Diagram Comparing the Mississippi and
Exploration - Discovery - Encounter:<
This book is divided into three units: Exploration, Discovery,
and Encounter. Among the 27 topics covered are Marco Polo,
Magellan, Cabot, Tobacco, Gold, Northwest Passage, James Cook,
Pizzaro, and Montezuma.
Set 1 in the As It Was! U.S. History series includes the
following four books: Exploration, Discovery,
Encounter; Settlement and
Colonization; War to
Constitution; and Westward Expansion. You
may also select the entire
This book is new.