Survey of United States History to 1945 which goes through World War II has been approved for purchase in New York City, among many other communities nationally.
This course includes an easy-to use pacing guide that ensures coverage of all applicable national and state standards. Based on a traditional lecture approach, these course materials have more than 400 colorful PowerPoint slides that support classroom discussion and ensure student engagement. The daily lesson plans include substantial content background for the teacher covering each day’s lecture assignment, reducing teacher preparation time. Woven through the course are innovative original reading and writing assignments that challenge students to combine both their increasing history knowledge with effective essay writing skills. Frequent quizzes help students master hundreds of vocabulary terms; course materials include chapter tests and two versions of a final exam.
Establishment of the British Colonies in North America
Government and Society in the Colonial Period
Colonial Resistance to British rule, Declaration of Independence, and American Revolution
Articles of Confederation and American Constitution
Jefferson, Madison, and the War of 1812
Post-War Nationalism and Jacksonian Democracy
Occupation of the Far West and Pre-Civil War Economy and Society
Sectionalism and the American Civil War
Grant and the Post-War Economy
Spanish American War, Theodore Roosevelt, and the American Empire
Woodrow Wilson and First World War
Roaring Twenties, Great Depression and Franklin Roosevelt
Second World War
Course materials cover a full year with daily support for all aspects of instruction. The Teacher’s Edition includes a syllabus; correlation to standards; pacing guide; daily lesson plans; teacher’s workbook; CD with daily class notes in PDF (for use as color overheads) and/or PowerPoints; complete assessments. Classroom sets includes 25 Student Workbooks and Teacher Edition with CD. After purchase of Teacher’s Edition, additional Student Workbooks are available for individual purchase. Click here for details.