The American Journey: Reconstruction to the Present is the last half of The American Journey and begins in 1864 (Unit 6). There is a two chapter review Prologue from pre-exploration to Reconstruction. The Declaration of Independence, The United States Constitution, and the Citizenship Handbook are also included. Paired with The American Republic to 1877, the two books create a seamless two-year scope and sequence for middle school. Its unparalleled author team, including the National Geographic, ensures accuracy in every detail of the narrative, maps, and charts.
Accessible reading and reading strategies are a priority.
Exclusive! Foldables - student-made three-dimensional graphic organizers - are a unique strategy that helps students read effectively and also can be used as assessment or study tools.
A Guide to Reading, Reading Checks, and a Summary in every chapter keep students on track as they learn to read for information and process what they''ve read.
The extensive use of graphics, maps, and photography creates a visual/verbal approach that appeals to all of your students.