In this complete, interactive curriculum, teachers invite students to discover where history happened in order to understand how history happened. Investigate American history with lessons that don’t spoon-feed answers but instead ask essential questions. History takes place in students’ minds as they build their own understanding through real experience and hands-on activities.
This literary-focused, social studies curriculum features an engaging student book, detailed teacher’s guide and online platform, wet-erase maps and globes, engaging activities, leveled student readers, and more. Student’s will discover more about the history of our nation, as many of the components touch on important United States history.
A new elementary curriculum crafted for the modern classroom, Nystrom's Young Citizens Grade 5 has lessons that are available digitally to promote higher level thinking, and are easy to follow throughout the program. The online platform features many additional features, such as engaging activities and auto graded assessments. Both teachers and students can access content anywhere, anytime.
The grade-specific texts use comic-style storytelling that builds from foundational skills. The chapters each focus on United States history so students can gain a deeper understanding on how the country came to be. 30 books are included with the following chapters:
The Leveled Student Readers are grade specific in the program. Young Citizens Grade 5 includes 7 unique titles in 4 different reading levels, 8 copies of each, for a total of 224 Leveled Student Readers.
This set of information cards features engaging content and student activities, and each card corresponds with a chapter from the Student Reader. There are 8 variations of the cards (one for each chapter), and a total of 48.
Laminated wet-erase maps and globes let students get hands-on with social studies. Included are:
The online learning platform provides access to all the books and activity cards in the program, plus the platform features engaging activities, auto-graded assessments, and additional materials that are easy to access anywhere with an available internet connection.
Teacher and class access are included.
The teacher’s guide is a powerful tool for teachers that outlines each lesson and features teacher tips, activity sheets, assessments, vocabulary guides, letters home, plus much more.