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A History of the United States: Volume 2 Modern Times—Late 1800s to the 2000s: CKHG Student Reader

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A History of the United States: Volume 2 Modern Times—Late 1800s to the 2000s: introduces students to the economic, technological, scientific, and social changes of the 1900s; the U.S. support of the Allies in World War 1; the Roaring Twenties, the stock market crash and the Great Depression; the U.S. involvement in World War 2 after Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor; the U.S. development of the atomic bomb; the United States and the Soviet Union during the Cold War; the1960s and 1970s and social change; the 1980s and 1990s, economic growth and involvement in regional conflicts; the early 2000s and economic, environmental, political, and international challenges, including 9/11 and war in Iraq.

 

About This Book

A History of the United States: Volume 2 Modern Times—Late 1800s to the 2000s: offer engagingly written text with many color illustrations, maps, vocabulary sidebars, Think Twice questions that prompt a deeper analysis of the text, Find Out the Facts assignments, Writers’ Corner boxes that include writing task such as essays, reports, and creative compositions, and a glossary.

Core Knowledge History and Geography™ (CKHG™) Student Books offer engagingly written Read Alouds with many colorful illustrations and maps. For each Student Book, a Teacher Guide─including detailed lesson plans, activity page masters, additional activities, and assessments─is separately available. All materials may be downloaded and previewed (https://www.coreknowledge.org/curriculum/download-curriculum/) in their entirety.

Related Components

  • Teacher Guide: with detailed lesson plans, activity page masters, additional activities, and assessments

Preview the Book

Download this CKHG Student Book in its entirety in PDF form.

Bundles:

  • A History of the United States: Student Reader Bundle:
    1 Student Reader: A History of the United States Volume 1: Precolonial to the 1800s
    1 Student Reader: A History of the United States Volume 2: Modern Times—Late 1800s to the 2000s
  • A History of the United States: Homeschool Set:
    1 Student Reader: A History of the United States Volume 1: Precolonial to the 1800s
    1 Student Reader: A History of the United States Volume 2: Modern Times—Late 1800s to the 2000s
    1 Teacher Guide: A History of the United States
  • A History of the United States: Complete Grade Level Set:
    25 Student Reader: A History of the United States Volume 1: Precolonial to the 1800s
    25 Student Reader: A History of the United States Volume 2: Modern Times—Late 1800s to the 2000s
    1 Teacher Guide: A History of the United States

About CKHG

Core Knowledge History and Geography™ (CKHG) is a comprehensive program in world and American history and geography, integrating topics in civics and the arts. CKHG helps students build knowledge of the diverse civilizations, cultures, and concepts specified in the Core Knowledge Sequence.

CKHG Student Booksare suitable for Middle School students.

Using CKHG in the Classroom

  • For Social Studies: Used in their recommended sequence, CKHG materials can form the basis of an engaging Social Studies program that builds historical and geographical knowledge and skills grade by grade.
  • For Language Arts: You can also use CKHG to integrate content-rich nonfiction into your Reading/Language Arts lessons. CKHG objectives are correlated with the Common Core English Language Arts standards, which call for increased reading of nonfiction informational texts.

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Paperback
8 in. W x 10 in. H
218 pages

ISBN: 978-1-68380-630-1

SKU: CKHGUSHISTVOL2SR
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