Value Pack, Longman Social Studies Student Book and Workbook

Value Pack, Longman Social Studies Student Book and Workbook

By: Julie Mariscal (author), Lee Ann Lawlor (author)Paperback

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Take advantage of our special offer: get the Longman Social Studies Student Book and Workbook for only $42.40. That's 25% off the regular price of these two books combined. The new Longman Social Studies Student Book and Workbook are designed to get your students "up to speed" for mainstream classes. Longman Social Studies prepares students in grades 6-12 for success in a standards-based social studies program with a broad overview of World and American history. All activities are specifically geared to students in the early stages of English language acquisition, and help build content knowledge, skills, and learning strategies. Features *For beginning to high beginning English language learners. *"Getting Started" unit introduces the concept of social studies, including *history and geography, and provides an introduction to the past tense. *Reading strategies are explicitly taught and modeled throughout the lessons. *Social studies skills, such as reading and interpreting maps, timelines, charts, and graphs are taught and recycled throughout each lesson. *Vocabulary building activities and glossaries help students access and build mastery of the content.* Unit Review provides additional practice, extension projects, further reading suggestions, and a modeled Writing Workshop.

Contents

Getting Started: INTRODUCTIONWhat Is Social Studies?HistoryGeographyEconomicsGovernmentThe Five Themes of Geography Location Region Place Movement InteractionGeographic TermsGlobes and Maps Globes Maps Physical Maps Political MapsUsing Timelines, Charts, and Graphs Timelines Charts GraphsUsing Primary SourcesReading Social Studies Reading Strategies Unit 1: EARLY CIVILIZATIONS Lesson 1Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Preview Using Visuals: Use a TimelineReading1The Stone AgeThe Ice AgeEarly FarmersThe Bronze AgeMesopotamia Primary Source: CuneiformThe PhoeniciansReview and Practice Lesson 2Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Predict Using Visuals: Use a TimelineReading2Ancient Egypt Profile: HatshepsutAncient NubiaAncient ChinaAncient PersiaReview and PracticeUnit ReviewWriting Skills Make a Plan Unit 2: THE CLASSICAL WORLD Lesson 1Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Visualize Using Visuals: Use a Map KeyReading1 The End of EgyptEarly Greek CitiesGreek LifeSpartaMacedoniaProfile: Alexander the GreatReview and Practice Lesson 2Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Ask Questions Using Visuals: Use the Compass RoseReading2The Beginning of RomeLife after Caesar Primary Source: Roman WritingThe Fall of the Roman EmpireThe Byzantine EmpireThe Muslim EmpireReview and PracticeUnit ReviewWriting Skills Write a Paragraph Unit 3: THE MIDDLE AGES Lesson 1Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Monitor Comprehension Using Visuals: Read a MapReading1The Byzantine and Muslim Empires Primary Source: The Battle of MaldonCharlemagneThe Manor SystemThe CrusadesThe Growth of CitiesReview and Practice Lesson 2Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Understand Chronological Order Using Visuals: Use a Map ScaleReading2China in the Middle AgesThe Mongol Empire Profile: Marco PoloJapan in the Middle AgesEarly Civilizations of the AmericasReview and PracticeUnit ReviewWriting Skills Make an Outline Unit 4: THE RENAISSANCE Lesson 1Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content ReadingStrategy: Reread Using Visuals: Use Physical MapsReading1East Meets WestItalian Renaissance Primary Source: Leonardo da VinciThe Printing Press The ReformationReview and Practice Lesson 2Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Use Selective Attention Using Maps: Different Types of MapsReading2Portuguese ExplorationSpanish ExplorationSpanish ConquestsThe Enlightenment Profile: Galileo GallileiReview and PracticeUnit ReviewWriting Skills Write a First Draft Unit 5: EARLY UNITED STATES Lesson 1Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Use What You Know Using Visuals: Read a ChartReading1The New WorldThe English Colonists Pilgrims and PuritansThe French and Indian War Primary Source: Olaudah EquianoSouthern PlantationsReview and Practice Lesson 2Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Look for Cause and Effect Using Visuals: Read a ChartReading2American IndependenceThe Boston Tea PartyThe War for IndependenceThe Declaration of Independence Profile: Thomas JeffersonThe United States ConstitutionReview and PracticeUnit ReviewWriting Skills Write a Three-Paragraph Essay Unit 6: A NEW NATION Lesson 1Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Compare and Contrast Using Visuals: Use a GraphReading1The First PresidencySettlers and ExplorersWestward MovementThe Abolitionists Profile: Harriet TubmanReview and Practice Lesson 2Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Draw Conclusions Using Visuals: Read a GraphReading2The Civil War ReconstructionThe Reservation System Primary Source: Chief JosephThe Industrial AgeReview and PracticeUnit ReviewWriting Skills Revise a Three-Paragraph Essay Unit 7: THE MODERN WORLD Lesson 1Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Summarize Building Research Skills: Use Print ResourcesReading1The Progressive EraWorld War IThe Great DepressionWorld War II Primary Source: Franklin D. Roosevelt's SpeechReview and Practice Lesson 2Before You Read Vocabulary Social Studies Skills Content Reading Strategy: Understand Fact and Opinion Building Research Skills: Use Technology ResourcesReading2Democracy vs. CommunismThe Cold WarThe Vietnam Era Profile: Martin Luther King Jr.The Soviet Union Breaks UpCentral and Latin AmericaAsiaAfricaThe Gulf Wars and TerrorismReview and PracticeUnit ReviewWriting Skills Edit and Publish a Three-Paragraph Essay Pronunciation GuideUnderstanding the Past TenseGlossaryIndex

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780131953918
  • Format: Paperback
  • ID: 9780131953918
  • weight: 1157
  • ISBN10: 0131953915

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