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Estudios Sociales: Gente y Lugares

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

A Spanish text book that teaches about Social Studies, people and places.

Oklahoma: The History of an American State

by Rita Geiger Ellen Sue Blakey

How can a state that is so young have such a strong sense of history? After all, Oklahoma only became a state at the beginning of the twentieth century. There are still people alive who remember those events, and the stories are still fresh in the memories of families. At the same time, the geographical area that includes Oklahoma is one of the oldest places on the continent. Compared to our ancient mountains--worn away with age and time--the Rocky Mountains are still young.

People and Places

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

A book which tells us that one should learn about community, neighborhood and history of your country.

Scott Foresman: Building a Nation

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

While the United States is a land of great differences, it is one country united in many ways. Americans are united by their beliefs in such things as freedom, representative democracy, and the free-enterprise system. The people share important beliefs in freedom of speech, freedom of religion, and the freedom to live and work where they choose. They elect leaders to represent them and defend these freedoms in the government. Yet, all Americans are not the same. They have backgrounds from different parts of the world and have variety in their ways of life. They live in large cities and small towns, on farms and ranches, on the seashores and far inland from the sea. They have many different ways of earning their living. The land in the United States also has great variety. There are mountains and deserts, lowland and highland plains, river valleys and canyons. Some areas get plenty of rain and snow, while other areas are dry. Many kinds of natural resources provide for a great variety of jobs for people. Although Americans are not all alike, Americans often work together. For example, businesses in one part of the country need to buy from and sell to businesses in other parts of the country. Our economic system allows people to start their own businesses and creates many opportunities for work.

Scott Foresman Social Studies: All Together

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

This book contains Time for School, In My Community, Work! Work! Work!, Our Earth, Our Resources, This is Our Country, Our Country, Our World, Social Studies Handbook, Biographies, Maps and Skills.

Scott Foresman Social Studies: All Together (Texas Edition)

by Candy Dawson Boyd Geneva Gay Rita Geiger James B. Kracht

Geography is the study of Earth. This study sometimes looks at the earth in five different ways. These ways are called the five themes of geography. Each theme is another way of thinking about a place.

Scott Foresman Social Studies: Building a Nation (Workbook)

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

This workbook contains materials on American People, American Land, Early Life, East and West, Connections Across Continents, Colonial Life in North America, The American Revolution, Life in a New Nation, A Growing Nation, War Divides the Nation, etc.

Scott Foresman Social Studies, Communities

by Candy Dawson Boyd Geneva Gay Rita Geiger James B. Kracht

This book comprises unit lessons on: Our Community, People in Communities, Where Are Communities? History of Communities? Communities at Work and Governments. Reference Guide and Biography are additional features.

Scott Foresman Social Studies, Communities (Texas Edition)

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

People in a community share many needs and interests. They help each other and work together. The whole community helps to shape the people who live in it. People remember how a community was long ago as they make plans for the community's future. You are part of your community's future.

Scott Foresman Social Studies (Grade 1)

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

This book contains Time for School, In My Community, Work! Work! Work!, Our Earth, Our Resources, This is Our Country, Our Country, Our World, Social Studies Handbook, Biographies, Maps and Skills.

Scott Foresman Social Studies (Oklahoma Edition)

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

This book, that explores Oklahoma, contains Time for School, In My Community, Work! Work! Work!, Our Earth, Our Resources, This is Our Country, Our Country, Our World, Social Studies Handbook, Biographies, Maps and Skills.

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