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19th Century Innovations: Paving the Way

  • Age Range: 8-18
  • Grade: 4-5
  • Lexile: 700L
  • Guided Reading Level: T
  • Interest Level: 4-12
  • Reading Level: 5.8
  • Item: 25796
  • ISBN: 9781493837960
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 609.034
  • Pages: 32
Description
Excite students as they learn more about the nineteenth century inventions that accelerated growth and change in the United States in the 1800s. With 19th Century Innovations: Paving the Way, students will explore the innovations introduced during the century of change, including canal and lock systems in the nation's waterways, steamboats, telegraphs, locomotives, and other advances that increased commerce and communication. Breathe life into the pages of history with primary source documents that offer significant clues on what life might have been like during the 19th century.
  • Students will build content knowledge across geography, history, and other social studies strands
  • Content can be leveled for a variety of learning styles, as well as below-level, above-level, and English language learners
  • This reader contains text features, including captions, bold print, glossary, and index to increase comprehension and academic vocabulary
  • A "Your Turn!" activity continues to challenge students as they extend their learning
  • This text aligns to state standards and readies students for college and career readiness
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