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California Vistas: Ancient Civilizations

by Jackson J. Spielvogel Jana Echevarria James A. Banks Kevin P. Colleary Walter C. Parker Emily M. Schell Stephen F. Cunha James J. Rawls Rosalia Salinas

This volume has five units which include: Early Humans; The First Civilizations; Ancient India, China, and Central America; Ancient Israel and Greece; and the Rise and Fall of Rome.

Discovering Our Past, California Edition: Ancient Civilizations

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

History textbook for California schoolchildren about ancient civilizations.

Discovering Our Past, California Edition: Medieval and Early Modern Times

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

The medieval and early modern era was a time of great conflict and change. The first Alcazar fortress in Segovia, Spain, was built by Muslim rulers about A.D. 1000. Towers and buildings were added by King John of Castle in the 1100s and by Spanish rulers in the 1400s and 1500s. Armor made of plate-mail became popular in Western Europe in the 1200s and 1300s as protection against the crossbow. The Hakuroo Castle in Hemeji, Japan, is also known as the White Heron Castle because its towers and white walls resemble a heron in flight. The castle was begun in 1601 by Ikeda Terumasa, the son-in-law of the Shogun Tokugawa leyasu, and took nine y ears to build.

Discovering Our Past: A History of the World, Early Ages

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Discovering Our Past: A History of the Worldconnects today's students to the stories of our past with the first truly integrated print and digital middle school world history curriculum. McGraw-Hill networks: A Social Studies Learning Systemcombines print resources grounded in solid pedagogy with a full suite of teaching and learning tools for a flexible, customized learning experience. Focus on theEssential Questions with an accessible student text built around Enduring Understanding and NCSS Standards Bring the stories of the ages to life with with The Story Matters chapter openers, Biography features,Step Into Place maps and Step Into Time timelines Maximize comprehension with built-in reading strategies, vocabulary support, Visual Literacy activities, and Guided Questions Build critical thinking and historical analysis skills withThinking Like a Historian, It Matters Because, What Do You Think, and Connections to Today Customize the learning experience with differentiated instruction, leveled reading, customizable assessments and worksheets, and flexible online learning tools

Discovering Our Past: A History of the World, Early Ages (Student Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Discovering Our Past: A History of the World connects today's students to the stories of our past with the first truly integrated print and digital middle school world history curriculum. McGraw-Hill networks: A Social Studies Learning System combines print resources grounded in solid pedagogy with a full suite of teaching and learning tools for a flexible, customized learning experience. Focus on the Essential Questions with an accessible student text built around Enduring Understanding and NCSS Standards Bring the stories of the ages to life with with The Story Matters chapter openers, Biography features, Step Into Place maps and Step Into Time timelines Maximize comprehension with built-in reading strategies, vocabulary support, Visual Literacy activities, and Guided Questions Build critical thinking and historical analysis skills with Thinking Like a Historian, It Matters Because, What Do You Think, and Connections to Today Customize the learning experience with differentiated instruction, leveled reading, customizable assessments and worksheets, and flexible online learning tools

The Essential World History (6th Edition)

by William J. Duiker Jackson J. Spielvogel

Explore common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global patterns over time with THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY, 6e. This brief overview of world history covers political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. You can use the book's global approach and its emphasis on analytical comparisons between cultures to link events together in a broad comparative and global framework that places the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context.

The Essential World History Volume 2: Since 1500 (6th Edition)

by William J. Duiker Jackson J. Spielvogel

Explore common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global patterns over time with THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY, 6e. This brief overview of world history covers political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. You can use the book's global approach and its emphasis on analytical comparisons between cultures to link events together in a broad comparative and global framework that places the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context.

Glencoe World History

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

What makes a great world history textbook? Thorough scholarship and an engaging story Glencoe World History is a full-survey world history program authored by a world-renowned historian, Jackson Spielvogel, and the National Geographic Society. Experiencing world history and understanding its relevance to the modern world is the goal of this program. The program addresses the importance of motivating students and engaging them in meaningful learning?learning that links the past with issues confronting young people today. Glencoe World History addresses student learning on many levels and encourages the reader to become actively involved with the beautifully presented content. .

Glencoe World History

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

What makes a great world history textbook? Thorough scholarship and an engaging story. Glencoe World History is a full-survey world history program authored by a world-renowned historian, Jackson Spielvogel, and the National Geographic Society. Experiencing world history and understanding its relevance to the modern world is the goal of this program. The program addresses the importance of motivating students and engaging them in meaningful learning--learning that links the past with issues confronting young people today. Glencoe World History addresses student learning on many levels and encourages the reader to become actively involved with the beautifully presented content.

Glencoe World History

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

What makes a great world history textbook? Thorough scholarship and an engaging story Glencoe World History is a full-survey world history program authored by a world-renowned historian, Jackson Spielvogel, and the National Geographic Society. Experiencing world history and understanding its relevance to the modern world is the goal of this program. The program addresses the importance of motivating students and engaging them in meaningful learning to learning that links the past with issues confronting young people today. Glencoe World History addresses student learning on many levels and encourages the reader to become actively involved with the beautifully presented content.

Glencoe World History

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

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Glencoe World History

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

This book is a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the world's cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world regions.

Glencoe World History

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Glencoe World History is a full-survey world history program authored by a world-renowned historian, Jackson Spielvogel, and the National Geographic Society. Experiencing world history and understanding its relevance to the modern world is the goal of this program. The program addresses the importance of motivating students and engaging them in meaningful learning--learning that links the past with issues confronting young people today.

Glencoe World History: Modern Times

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Recent world history in a motivating format Glencoe World History: Modern Timesdraws on the features ofGlencoe World Historyto motivate students, help them understand the connections between recent world events and issues, and give them an appreciation for the interconnectedness of the world's regions and peoples..

Glencoe World History: Modern Times

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Glencoe World History: Modern Times draws on the features of Glencoe World History to motivate students, help them understand the connections between recent world events and issues, and give them an appreciation for the interconnectedness of the world's regions and peoples.

Glencoe World History: Modern Times (Alabama Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Welcome to World History Studies and to Glencoe World History: Modern Times. This course begins with a brief review of the early world history you learned in Grade 8. It then focuses on history from 1500 to the present. When you have finished your Grade 9 course, you will understand key political, social, and economic events from the past and their connection to the present. You will learn how the great explorers set the stage for European leadership and how political revolutions changed governments forever. You will also learn about the complex causes of world wars and how technology affects societies today. This knowledge will help you be a more responsible and effective citizen in your community and country. Your textbook includes a variety of tools designed to help you be successful as you study world history.

Glencoe World History: Modern Times (California Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Welcome to World History, Culture, and Geography: The Modern World and to Glencoe World History: Modern Times. The content of this course focuses on the major turning points in the shaping of the modern world, from the late eighteenth century to the present.

Glencoe World History (New York Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

What makes a great world history textbook? Thorough scholarship and an engaging story Glencoe World History is a full-survey world history program authored by a world-renowned historian, Jackson Spielvogel, and the National Geographic Society. Experiencing world history and understanding its relevance to the modern world is the goal of this program. The program addresses the importance of motivating students and engaging them in meaningful learning--learning that links the past with issues confronting young people today. Glencoe World History addresses student learning on many levels and encourages the reader to become actively involved with the beautifully presented content.

Glencoe World History (New York Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel The National Geographic Society

Glencoe World History is a full-survey world history program authored by a world-renowned historian, Jackson Spielvogel, and the National Geographic Society. Experiencing world history and understanding its relevance to the modern world is the goal of this program. The program addresses the importance of motivating students and engaging them in meaningful learning--learning that links the past with issues confronting young people today.

Glencoe World History (Oklahoma Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Glencoe World History focuses on the political, economic, and social events that have shaped world history. Students will be viewing and interpreting periods in world history from various perspectives, including historical, geographic, political, economic, and cultural. Together these perspectives can help them to understand how the past has led to our present and to appreciate their role in shaping our future.

Glencoe World History (Texas Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

World history is more than just a series dramatic events. It is the story of the human, community-how people lived on a daily basis, how they shared ideas, how the) ruled and were ruled, and how they fought. World history includes big subjects like economics, politics, and social change, but it is also the story of dreams fulfilled or unfulfilled, personal creativity, and philosophical and religious inspiration.

Journey Across Time

by Jackson J. Spielvogel The National Geographic Society

Journey Across Time is a middle school world history program organized chronologically from the first humans and ancient civilizations to the present. It contains a wealth of information.

Modern World History

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

The author focuses on the major happenings in the shaping of the modern world by highlighting events of the human journey throughout history.

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