Gateway to Social Studies: Classroom Set

  • AUTHORS: Barbara C. Cruz; Stephen J. Thornton
  • ISBN-13: 9781285347851 
  • Grade(s): 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • Mixed Media 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2013     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region


About The Product

25 Hardcover Student Books, 25 Workbooks, Teacher's Edition, Audio CDs, and ExamView CD-ROM


  • The text is comprised of four sections to ensure academic success: Geography, World History, U.S. History, and Government
  • Every four-page lesson presents vocabulary and key social studies concepts in a highly visual format for increased comprehension
  • The Student Workbook provides practice activities for each lesson of the student text including extension readings (including Primary Source documents), virtual field trips, and oral presentations
  • Online Image Gallery houses every visual in the student text to aid student comprehension of content-area vocabulary and concepts. These include maps, paintings, pictures, and timelines
  • The ExamView® CD-ROM provides lesson assessments in a customizable format that are aligned to NCSS standards

About the Contributor

  • Barbara C. Cruz

  • Stephen J. Thornton


Teacher Components

  • Gateway to Social Studies: Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView®  (ISBN-10: 142401820X | ISBN-13: 9781424018208)
    Predesigned assessments and customizeable test-generating software.
  • Gateway to Social Studies: Teacher's Edition  (ISBN-10: 1111222215 | ISBN-13: 9781111222215)
    Teaches vocabulary and concepts from four major social studies areas and includes a section that focuses on Social Studies Resources.

Student Supplements

  • Gateway to Social Studies: Audio CDs  (ISBN-10: 1424018196 | ISBN-13: 9781424018192)
    Audio recordings of all the lessons to boost auditory learning.
    Price = 70.25
  • Gateway to Social Studies: Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1424017335 | ISBN-13: 9781424017331)
    Provides expansion activities for each lesson in the student text. Reading comprehension, writing, and listening/speaking skills are reinforced with additional communicative activities and critical thinking exercises.
    Price = 19.50
  • Gateway to Social Studies: Student Book, Hardcover  (ISBN-10: 1424018110 | ISBN-13: 9781424018116)
    Designed for English learners, striving readers, and special education students. Gateway introduces and reinforces social studies terms and skills. Includes Geography, World History, American History, and Civics and Government.
    Price = 50.25