U.S. History Detective Book 2: Late 1800s to the 21st Century (Grades 8-12+)

Item# 9781601442437
$44.39
The US History Detective by Critical Thinking _ Co. features critical thinking activities for American history. This textbook covers topics from cultural assault on Native Americans in _ 1800s to... Read more

The US History Detective by Critical Thinking _ Co. features critical thinking activities for American history. This textbook covers topics from cultural assault on Native Americans in _ 1800s to Barack Obama's presidency and includes primary and secondary sources with multiple choice, short answer, and short essay questions. It aligns with Grade 8 social studies standards and is suitable for grades 8-12+. This 330-page softcover book comes with an answer key.

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Description

The US History Detective from the Critical Thinking Co. is a textbook that helps students learn American history while also building their critical thinking skills. It can be used as a standalone textbook or as a supplement to other activities. The questions in the book require deep analysis and supporting evidence, which helps students develop a deeper understanding of history and how to apply critical thinking.



This book covers American history from the late 1800s, during the time of the cultural assault on Native Americans, all the way up to the Presidency of Barack Obama. The textbook includes both primary and secondary sources. Each lesson includes a passage for students to read, followed by multiple-choice, short answer, or short essay questions. Students are encouraged to identify evidence from the passage that supports their answers. Sample answers are provided to help students identify key points for their essays. The book also includes section review activities and bonus activities.



The skills taught in this book align with Grade 8 social studies standards, making it appropriate for students in grades 8-12 or above. The book is 330 pages and includes a line-listed answer key.

Information

Subject: History

Grade: Grade 8-Grade 12

Brand: Critical Thinking Company

Author: Steven Greif

Dimensions: 11 x 8.5

UPC: 9781601442437

Pages: 312