9780739897102

America's Story

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  • ISBN13:

    9780739897102

  • ISBN10:

    0739897101

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2005-02-01
  • Publisher: Steck-Vaughn Co

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Table of Contents

To the Reader vii
The Five Themes of Geography viii
UNIT 1 THE SETTLERS OF AMERICA
2(36)
The First Americans
4(5)
Think and Apply: Fact or Opinion
7(1)
Skill Builder: Understanding Continents
8(1)
Christopher Columbus
9(5)
Using Graphic Organizers: Main Idea and Supporting Details
12(2)
Skill Builder: Using Map Directions
13(1)
The Spanish Explore America
14(6)
Using Geography Themes -- Place: Santa Fe, New Mexico
17(3)
Think and Apply: Categories
18(1)
Skill Builder: Using a Map Key
19(1)
The Pilgrims' Thanksgiving
20(5)
Think and Apply: Cause and Effect
23(1)
Skill Builder: Reading a Flow Chart
24(1)
The English Settle America
25(6)
Using Primary Sources: Objects from Jamestown
28(1)
Using Graphic Organizers: Sequencing Events
29(2)
Skill Builder: Reading a Historical Map
30(1)
The French Come to America
31(7)
Think and Apply: Fact or Opinion
35(1)
Skill Builder: Using Map Directions
36(1)
Unit One Review
37(1)
UNIT 2 BUILDING A NEW COUNTRY
38(34)
Americans Fight for Freedom
40(6)
Think and Apply: Understanding Different Points of View
44(1)
Skill Builder: Reading a Time Line
45(1)
A New Country Is Born
46(7)
Using Primary Sources: Diary of a Valley Forge Surgeon
50(3)
Think and Apply: Drawing Conclusions
52(1)
Benjamin Franklin
53(5)
Using Graphic Organizers: Cause and Effect
56(2)
Skill Builder: Reading a Bar Graph
57(1)
George Washington
58(7)
Using Geography Themes -- Location: Washington, D.C.
62(3)
Think and Apply: Sequencing Events
64(1)
The Constitution
65(7)
Using Graphic Organizers: Main Idea and Supporting Details
69(3)
Skill Builder: Reading a Diagram
70(1)
Unit Two Review
71(1)
UNIT 3 THE UNITED STATES GROWS
72(36)
The United States Doubles in Size
74(6)
Skill Builder: Reviewing Map Directions
78(1)
Think and Apply: Categories
79(1)
The War of 1812
80(7)
Using Primary Sources: Chief Tecumseh's Speech, 1810
84(2)
Using Graphic Organizers: Sequencing Events
86(1)
The Industrial Revolution
87(6)
Using Graphic Organizers: Cause and Effect
91(2)
Skill Builder: Reading a Line Graph
92(1)
Andrew Jackson
93(8)
Using Geography Themes -- Movement: The Trail of Tears
97(4)
Think and Apply: Fact or Opinion
100(1)
Americans Work for Reform
101(7)
Think and Apply: Finding the Main Idea
105(1)
Skill Builder: Reading a Chart
106(1)
Unit Three Review
107(1)
UNIT 4 THE NATION GROWS AND DIVIDES
108(38)
Independence for Texas
110(6)
Using Primary Sources: Letters from William Barrett Travis
114(2)
Think and Apply: Understanding Different Points of View
115(1)
The United States Grows Larger
116(6)
Skill Builder: Reviewing Map Directions
120(1)
Using Graphic Organizers: Cause and Effect
121(1)
On to Oregon and California
122(8)
Using Geography Themes -- Human/Environment Interaction: The Gold Rush
126(4)
Think and Apply: Categories
128(1)
Skill Builder: Reading a Historical Map
129(1)
The Southern States Leave
130(8)
Using Geography Themes -- Region: The South in 1861
134(4)
Think and Apply: Fact or Opinion
136(1)
Skill Builder: Reading a Bar Graph
137(1)
The Civil War
138(8)
Using Graphic Organizers: Sequencing Events
143(3)
Skill Builder: Reading a Table
144(1)
Unit Four Review
145(1)
Map of the United States 146(1)
Map of the United States: Landforms 147(1)
Map of the World: Countries 148(2)
Map of the World: Landforms 150(2)
The Declaration of Independence 152(5)
The Constitution of the United States of America 157(28)
The Fifty States 185(8)
Territories and Possessions of the United States 193(1)
Presidents of the United States 194(3)
Glossary 197(7)
Index 204

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