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Explore World History Introductory Kit

EWHIK is a comprehensive social studies curriculum with simplified text for high school students and struggling readers

Explore World History Introductory Kit
Item # AC-EWH10


Student Book

has 15 chapters divided into 3 types: Keys to History, Historical Eras, and Historical Themes. Key chapters feature World Geography, Study Tools, and Biographies. The 6 Era chapters follow a chronology from Early Humans to Modern Times. Theme chapters focus on major historical concepts, like Agriculture or Trade, and are linked to a particular era.

Chapter format

Introduction, Vocabulary, Big Idea, Important Topics, Review, and Write About It. The simplified text is heavily illustrated and intended to be read to students who are nonreaders. Students are frequently presented with important study tools like timelines, maps, and tables.

The Instructor's Guide

presents a sequence of one hundred 45-minute lessons by integrating the use of the Student Book, Reference Booklets, and video clips. Three Student Book pages are typically covered per lesson. The Guide provides PDFs on disc of all the student materials plus chapter and unit assessments at two different levels.

The 3 Reference Booklets

provide a large format for students to study important timelines, maps, graphs and tables, laminated for durability.

The World Historical Videos

are provided on DVD plus online streaming access: short clips focusing on important topics like Making Stone Tools and the Rise of Agriculture.

Explore World History Chapters

  • Study Tools
  • World Geography
  • Early Humans
  • Agriculture
  • First Civilizations
  • Writing
  • Classic Empires
  • Trade
  • Middle Ages
  • Religion
  • Early Modern Period
  • Science and Technology
  • Modern Times
  • Wars and Revolutions
  • Biographies

Introductory Kit Contents

  • Student Book
  • Instructor's Guide with PDF
  • World Historical Videos DVD
  • 1 set of Reference Booklets

Classroom Kit Contents

  • 8 Student Book
  • Instructor's Guide with PDF
  • World Historical Videos DVD
  • 2 sets of Reference Booklets

Extra Student Book(s)

  • Also available separately

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