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American History

by Robert Dallek Donna M. Ogle Jesus Garcia Frederick Risinger

American History uses four key strategies to help students become successful history readers and more knowledgeable about the state's standard. These strategies are: set a purpose for reading, build your social studies vocabulary, use active reading strategies and check your understanding.

Scott Foresman Social Studies: United States (Grade 5)

by Candy Dawson Boyd Geneva Gay Rita Geiger James B. Kracht Valerie Ooka Pang Sara Miranda Sanchez Frederick Risinger

The book intends to introduce the many different kinds of people in America with varied landscape, who have different backgrounds and customs, yet are united under the name of one country.

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