An Arkansas History for Young People

An Arkansas History for Young People

Author: Shay E. Hopper

Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

ISBN: 1557288453

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 490

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Adopted by the State of Arkansas for 2008 Once again, the State of Arkansas has adopted An Arkansas History for Young People as an official textbook for middle-level and/or junior-high-school Arkansas-history classes. This fourth edition incorporates new research done after extensive consultations with middle-level and junior-high teachers from across the state, curriculum coordinators, literacy coaches, university professors, and students themselves. It includes a multitude of new features and is now full color throughout. This edition has been completely redesigned and now features a modern format and new graphics suitable for many levels of student readers. The completely revised fourth edition includes new unit, chapter, and section divisions as well as five brand-new chapters: an introductory chapter with information on the symbols, flag, and songs of Arkansas; chapter 2, which covers the geography of Arkansas; chapter 3, on state and local government; chapter four, on economics and tourism; and a “modern” chapter on the Arkansas of today and the future, which completes the learning adventure. This edition also has two “special features”: one on the Central High School crisis of 1957 and another on the William J. Clinton Presidential Library. It also has new and interesting features for students like the “Guide to Reading” (at the beginning of each chapter, there is a list of important terms, people, places and events for the student to keep in mind as he or she reads [corresponding to blue vocabulary words in the text, which are define in the margin]), “County Quest,” “I Am an Arkansan,” “Did You Know?” “Only in Arkansas,” “A Day in the Life,” “Chapter Reflection” questions and activities, over forty-five new content maps, and a comprehensive new map atlas.
An Arkansas History for Young People
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: T. Harri Baker, Jane Browning
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-07-01 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

Once again, the State of Arkansas has adopted An Arkansas History for Young People as an official textbook for middle-level and/or junior-high-school Arkansas-history classes. This fourth edition incorporates new research done after extensive consultations with middle-level and junior-high teachers from across the state, curriculum coordinators, literacy coaches, university professors, and
An Arkansas History for Young People
Language: en
Pages: 490
Authors: Shay E. Hopper, T. Harri Baker, Jane Browning
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-09-01 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

Adopted by the State of Arkansas for 2008 Once again, the State of Arkansas has adopted An Arkansas History for Young People as an official textbook for middle-level and/or junior-high-school Arkansas-history classes. This fourth edition incorporates new research done after extensive consultations with middle-level and junior-high teachers from across the
Arkansas History for Young People (Teacher's Edition)
Language: en
Pages: 490
Authors: Shay E. Hopper, T. Harri Baker, Jane Browning
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-01 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

Once again, the State of Arkansas has adopted An Arkansas History for Young People as an official textbook for middle-level and/or junior-high-school Arkansas-history classes. This fourth edition incorporates new research done after extensive consultations with middle-level and junior-high teachers from across the state, curriculum coordinators, literacy coaches, university professors, and
Arkansas History Projects
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Carole Marsh
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-01 - Publisher: Gallopade International

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Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Jeannie M. Whayne, Thomas A. DeBlack, George Sabo, Morris S. Arnold
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-26 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

Distilled from Arkansas: A Narrative History, the definitive work on the subject since its original publication in 2002, Arkansas: A Concise History is a succinct one-volume history of the state from the prehistory period to the present. Featuring four historians, each bringing his or her expertise to a range of