Get Ready! for Social Studies : Book Reports, Essays and Research Papers

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McGraw Hill Professional, 22. feb. 2002 - 216 strani

Everything parents need to help their kids succeed in social studies

The only comprehensive social studies skill-building series available, the Get Ready! For Social Studies series equips proactive parents with the tools they need to help their children develop the core skills required to perform at grade level in social studies-related subjects.

Book Reports, Essays, and Research Papers provides step-by-step instruction, models, and practice exercises to help parents guide their children through the writing and research process.

 

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Introduction
1
Implications
24
What Your Child Needs to Know
32
Implications
46
What Your Child Needs to Know
52
Implications
67
A Sample Social Studies Essay Test
74
Spelling Rules and Tips
85
How to Read a Dictionary Entry
92
Tables of Weights and Measures
98
Presidents of the United States
111
Declaration of Independence
118
SelfEvaluation of Student Writing
126
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Stran 93 - culture" is: "the totality of socially transmitted behavior patterns, arts, beliefs, institutions, and all other products of human work and thought characteristic of a community or population.
Stran 120 - We have appealed to their native justice and magnanimity, and we have conjured them by the ties of our common kindred to disavow these usurpations, which would inevitably interrupt our connections and correspondence. They, too, have been deaf to the voice of justice and consanguinity. We must, therefore, acquiesce in the necessity which denounces our separation, and hold them, as we hold the rest of mankind, enemies in war, in peace friends.
Stran 117 - JURY TRIAL IN CIVIL CASES In suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no fact tried by a jury shall be otherwise reexamined in any court of the United States, than according to the rules of the common law.
Stran 117 - Powers of the States and the People The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.
Stran 98 - Surface or area square inches 6.5 square centimeters square feet 0.09 square meters square yards 0.83 square meters square miles 2.6 square kilometers acres 0.4 hectares square centimeters 0.16 square inches square meters 1.2 square yards square kilometers 0.4 square miles hectares...
Stran 76 - ... documents have been edited for the purposes of this task. This task is designed to test your ability to work with historical documents. As you analyze the documents, take into account both the source of each document and the author's point of view. Directions: Read the documents in Part A and answer the questions after each document. Then read the directions for Part B and write your essay. Historical Context: Throughout history, societies have held different viewpoints on governmental decision-making,...
Stran 26 - Bill of Rights The Bill of Rights contains the first ten amendments to the US Constitution; they were ratified as a block by 1791.
Stran 120 - Britain is and ought to be totally dissolved; and that as Free and Independent States, they have full Power to levy War, conclude Peace, contract Alliance, establish Commerce, and to do all other Acts and Things which Independent States may of right do.
Stran 26 - Congress with concurrence of three-fourths of the state legislatures. The first ten amendments to the Constitution are called the Bill of Rights.
Stran 25 - God's people ; freedom of speech ; freedom of assembly ; and freedom of the press — the true essence of democracy.

O avtorju (2002)

Nancy White is President of Nancy White Communications, Inc., an independent developer and author of school projects. She is a member of the American Book Producers Association, the Author's Guild, and the National Council of Teachers of English.

Francine Weinberg has been an editor in educational publishing since 1967. She is a member of the National Council of Teachers of English and is the founder of Educational Lions, L.I.C.

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