By Mary Beth Norton, Carol Sheriff, David M. Katzman, David W. Blight, Howard Chudacoff
A humans and a kingdom bargains a lively narrative that demanding situations scholars to contemplate American heritage. The authors' consciousness to race and racial id and their inclusion of daily humans and pop culture brings heritage to existence, enticing pupil readers and inspiring them to visualize what lifestyles was once particularly like long ago. The 8th version bargains hugely readable tales and the most recent scholarship all through.
Read or Download A People and a Nation: A History of the United States, 8th Edition PDF
Similar instruction methods books
Fredericks offers enormous quantities of hands-on, minds-on tasks that actively interact scholars in confident studying stories. all the devices deals booklet summaries, social reports subject components, serious pondering questions, school room assets, and many easy-to-do actions for each grade point. the writer additionally presents functional directions for collaborative ventures with tuition librarians, counsel for integrating literature around the curriculum, lists of appropriate sites worthwhile in social stories curriculum.
Like its corresponding giant model, the iconic imaginative and prescient, CONCISE, is an interesting, elegantly written narrative that emphasizes political, social, and cultural background inside of a chronological framework. the long-lasting imaginative and prescient is understood for sustained cognizance to cultural heritage, and for leading edge insurance of our surroundings, and the West.
An creation to occupation studying and improvement 11-19 is an indispensible resource of aid and counsel for all those that want to know why and the way profession studying and improvement could be deliberate, constructed and added successfully to fulfill the wishes of teenagers. it's a complete source delivering a framework for occupation schooling conducive with the realities of lifelong studying, firm, flexibility and resilience in a dynamic global.
During this quantity, Aziz units out to right the injustice that has been devoted in Pakistan ever due to the fact its production, and nonetheless maintains. The background textual content books within the nation were woefully distorted for political ends. during this e-book, he has critiqued and supplied the corrections for sixty six textual content books being taught within the Social experiences, Pakistan reports and heritage disciplines to scholars from grades 1 to fourteen.
- The Earth and Its Peoples: A Global History, Volume B: 1200-1870
- Western Civilization: A Brief History
- Essential Readings on Assessment
- Fundamentals of physical geography
- Dimensions in Mentoring: A Continuum of Practice from Beginning Teachers to Teacher Leaders
Additional info for A People and a Nation: A History of the United States, 8th Edition
I believe that there are many plants and trees here that could be worth a lot in Spain for use as dyes, spices, and medicines,” he observed, adding that he was carrying home to Europe “a sample of everything I can,” so that experts could examine them. Third, Columbus also described the islands’ human residents, and he seized some to take back to Spain. The Taínos were, he said, very handsome, gentle, and friendly, though they told him of fierce people who lived on other nearby islands and raided their villages.
1 Native Cultures of North America The natives of the North American continent effectively used the resources of the regions in which they lived. As this map shows, coastal groups relied on fishing, residents of fertile areas engaged in agriculture, and other peoples employed hunting (often combined with gathering) as a primary mode of subsistence. North America in 1492 9 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ▲ Jacques Le Moyne, an artist accompanying the French settlement in Florida in the 1560s (see page 35), produced some of the first European images of North American peoples.
They managed the extensive local and regional networks through which families, villages, and small kingdoms exchanged goods. Despite their different economies and the rivalries among states, the peoples of Lower Guinea had similar social systems organized on the basis of what anthropologists have called the dual-sex principle. In Lower Guinea, each sex handled its own affairs: just as male political and religious leaders governed men, so females ruled women. In the Dahomean kingdom, for example, every male official had his female counterpart; in the thirty little Akan states on the Gold Coast, chiefs inherited their status through the female line, and each male chief had a female assistant who supervised other women.