"United States Past and Present" (Grade 8) is the eighth workbook in this excellent series of Geography supplements from Modern Curriculum Press. Contains 42 lessons that blend reading and writing skills with content-area instruction, involve students in advanced thinking skills such as drawing conclusions and using maps. Topics include:
Comparing and Interpreting Historical Maps.
Using a Map and Graph Together.
Reading a Time Line.
Includes glossary and 11 page World Atlas. Written by Dale I. Foreman, Ph.D. and Sally J. Allen. Secular. Full color. Answer key included in back of the book. 1990 copyright. 8.5 x 11 inches. Soft cover. 92 pp.