Historical Perspectives: In Their Own Words: Set 1
What better way is there to learn the facts of history than by reading the words spoken or written by those who were there? Each of the volumes in this set is packed with information about fascinating people and events from the past, including Anne Frank, Neil Armstrong, and other intriguing figures. The words of these renowned people are sure to engage young readers as they explore the past. Color photographs and primary sources bring historical figures to life, and fact boxes and timelines add additional opportunities to learn about essential topics.
• The main figures in each book are essential to early elementary social studies instruction and appear consistently in elementary curricula
• Each book ends with a timeline that shows the key events in each person's life
• Graphic organizers present facts that help support the main text and encourage reader comprehension