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An Introduction to the History of the United States of America

An Introduction to the History of the United States of America

Written by Edward Alan Kurtz

About the Resource:

A great introduction to the history of the United States-from the Native Americans and early settlers, to the American Revolution and U.S. in the 20th century.

For Ages: 9 to 11 years | 7 to 9 years

Categories: History

Reading Level: Level 4 - Advanced Readers

Interactive Features: Word Search | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Read Along Book

Resource Grade: Grade 5

Keywords: United, States, History, Native Americans, Early Settlers, Independence, Apaches, Cherokees, Cheyenne, Hopi, Iroquois, Navajo, Seminole, Shoshone, Sioux, Colonies, Plymouth, American Revolution, Civil War, Constitution, Cold War, George Washington, Slaves, Confederate States, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Founding Fathers, Allies, Immigrants



Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.1
Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.2
Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.3
Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.4
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.5
Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.

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