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Social Studies Comprehensive Classroom Set

$5346.00 9780792248699

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ABOUT THE PRODUCT: This set includes 6 copies each of 80 Social Studies titles (excluding World Regions, World Cultures, and World History - 480 books total) and 13 Teacher's Guides & Assessments ABOUT READING EXPEDITIONS: Leveled Informational Text Readers Visually rich readers in Science and Social Studies combine essential core content with strategies that develop skills in reading informational text. Motivate students and build literacy through compelling content and stunning photography. Build familiarity with essential informational text features. Develop strategies for reading expository text that lead to success on standardized tests.

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Teacher Supplements
Professional Development: Building Academic Vocabulary (On-site)

This course focuses on research-based strategies that build academic vocabulary in the multi-level classroom. Grades K-12.

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Content Literacy: Access to Achievement Professional Development DVD

Experience effective nonfiction literacy instruction in action. Promotes powerful professional learning. Connects research to classroom instruction. Fosters reflective dialogue among teachers, coaches, and teams. Supports planning for content literacy instruction. Models Scaffolded Instruction. Shows a Model-Practice-Apply lesson ... more

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Professional Development: Using Nonfiction (Webinar)

This course focuses on research-based best practices that provide access to expository text for students in the elementary classroom. Grades K-5.

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Professional Development: Using Nonfiction (On-site)

This course focuses on research-based best practices that provide access to expository text for students in the elementary classroom. Grades K-5.

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Professional Development: Building Academic Vocabulary (Webinar)

This course focuses on research-based strategies that build academic vocabulary in the multi-level classroom. Grades K-12.

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Student Supplements
Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: The Land Around Us): Rivers and Lakes

See how rivers and lakes form borders, feed people, provide power, and are used for travel and trade. Use bar graphs to compare the lengths of rivers and the depths of lakes.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America): The Midwest, 6-pack

6 copies of The Midwest. Follow your guide, Will, through the midwestern states of Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, and North Dakota.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America’s Past): The Southwest: Its History and People, 6-pack

6 copies of The Southwest: Its History and People. Step into the past to learn about the people of the Southwest: New Mexico, Arizona, Oklahoma, and Texas.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: The Land Around Us): Deserts, 6-pack

6 copies of Deserts. Travel across the world's deserts and learn how plants, animals, and people survive in the harsh desert environment. See how people have turned deserts into farmlands and cities.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America's Past): The Southwest: Its History and People

Step into the past to learn about the people of the Southwest: New Mexico, Arizona, Oklahoma, and Texas.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America’s Past): The Midwest: Its History and People, 6-pack

6 copies of The Midwest: Its History and People. Meet the people and witness the events that contributed to the Midwest states: Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, and North Dakota.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America's Past): The Midwest: Its History and People

Meet the people and witness the events that contributed to the Midwest states: Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, and North Dakota.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: The Land Around Us): Deserts

Travel across the world's deserts and learn how plants, animals, and people survive in the harsh desert environment. See how people have turned deserts into farmlands and cities.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Communities Around the World): Galway, Ireland

Explore the community of Galway, Ireland, as you tour the city and surrounding islands. Experience the mix of old and new as you learn about the economy, the traditions, and everyday life in Galway.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Communities Around the World): Durban, South Africa, 6-pack

6 copies of Durban, South Africa. Travel to South Africa and experience the diversity and rich culture of the port city of Durban. Visit the marketplaces and the beautiful beaches and spend a day in the country with your Zulu guide.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America’s Past): Missions and Ranchos, 6-pack

6 copies of Missions and Ranchos. Visit the Delgado Ranch in Monterey and share the family's stories about Spanish missions and life in the Alta California in the 1830s.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America’s Past): Dust Bowl Days, 6-pack

6 copies of Dust Bowl Days. Meet the Bucklers from Oklahoma and read how this farm family survived the drought and the Great Depression of the 1930s.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America’s Past): Cowboys and Cattle Drives, 6-pack

6 copies of Cowboys and Cattle Drives. Experience the excitement and dangers of cowboy life as you join Josh McNabb and Davy Bartlett on a cattle drive along the Western Trail.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America’s Past): Colonial Life, 6-pack

6 copies of Colonial Life. Travel with young Benjamin Wilcox as he journeys through colonial America, meets Benjamin Franklin, and witnesses firsthand the seeds of rebellion.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America's Past): Colonial Life

Travel with young Benjamin Wilcox as he journeys through colonial America, meets Benjamin Franklin, and witnesses firsthand the seeds of rebellion.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America’s Past): Blue or Gray' A Family Divided, 6-pack

6 copies of Blue or Gray? A Family Divided. Meet the Shaws and Abbotts, cousins from Tennessee and Ohio. See how the Civil war tore this family apart and divided a nation.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America): The West, 6-pack

6 copies of The West. Go west with Alex and tour the states of Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Montana, Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America): The West

Go west with Alex and tour the states of Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Montana, Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America): The Southwest, 6-pack

6 copies of The Southwest. Travel with Luis and visit some of the most beautiful lands in the United States. Visit New Mexico, Arizona, Oklahoma, and Texas.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Travels Across America): The Northeast, 6-pack

6 copies of The Northeast. Take a guided tour with Becky through the Northeast: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America’s Past): Our New Life in America, 6-pack

6 copies of Our New Life in America. Meet the Marks family. Read how they escaped their harsh life in Russia, came to America, settled in New York City, and worked to live the American dream.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America's Past): Our New Life in America

Meet the Marks family. Read how they escaped their harsh life in Russia, came to America, settled in New York City, and worked to live the American dream.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America’s Past): Our Journey West, 6-pack

6 copies of Our Journey West. Travel with the Marshall family along the Oregon Trail as they set out for a better life in the Oregon Territory. See how they struggled to survive the dangers of the long journey.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America’s Past): The Underground Railroad, 6-pack

6 copies of The Underground Railroad. Follow fugitive slaves Callie Taylor and William Ballard on their long walk to freedom from Kentucky to Canada on the Underground Railroad. Discover how abolitionists help them survive the long journey to freedom.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America's Past): The Underground Railroad

Follow fugitive slaves Callie Taylor and William Ballard on their long walk to freedom from Kentucky to Canada on the Underground Railroad. Discover how abolitionists help them survive the long journey to freedom.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Voices From America's Past): The Spirit of a New Nation

Experience life in the new capital with Hannah Cooper, who works for Abigail Adams. See how America formed itself into a new nation and the part the Adams family played in the nation's early history.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): The Struggle for Equality, 6-pack

6 copies of The Struggle for Equality. From 1955 to 1975, African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, and women battled discrimination and fought for equal rights. Read about each group's victories and the challenges they face today.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): The Struggle for Equality

From 1955 to 1975, African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, and women battled discrimination and fought for equal rights. Read about each group's victories and the challenges they face today.From 1955 to 1975, African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, and women battled discrimination and fo... more

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): The Great Migration, 6-pack

6 copies of The Great Migration. From 1915 to 1930, hundreds of African Americans migrated from the South. This is the story of why they left, how they adapted to city life, and how they changed American society.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): The Great Migration

From 1915 to 1930, hundreds of African Americans migrated from the South. This is the story of why they left, how they adapted to city life, and how they changed American society.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): The Age of Inventions, 6-pack

6 copies of The Age of Inventions. What was life like before electricity or telephones? How did these inventions change our world? What other inventions changed how we live and work? Read about the time from 1870 to 1910 when new machines and new ways of producing goods and services alt... more

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): The Age of Inventions

What was life like before electricity or telephones? How did these inventions change our world? What other inventions changed how we live and work? Read about the time from 1870 to 1910 when new machines and new ways of producing goods and services altered life and the way we do business.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): Jamestown and the Virginia Colony, 6-pack

6 copies of Jamestown and the Virginia Colony. This is the story of the English settlers who founded the first American colony that survived, the hardships they overcame, and the steps they took toward self government.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): Immigrants Today, 6-pack

6 copies of Immigrants Today. From the 1960s to the 1990s, immigrants come to America from Asia, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean Islands, and Africa. Read why they came, how they tried to preserve their history and culture, and about their contributions to American life.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): Immigrants Today

From the 1960s to the 1990s, immigrants came to America from Asia, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean Islands, and Africa. Read why they came, how they tried to preserve their history and culture and about their contributions to American life.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Seeds of Change in American History): Two Cultures Meet: Native American and European, 6-pack

6 copies of Two Cultures Meet: Native American and European. See how these two cultures helped each other and also clashed. Learn how encounter and exchange impacted life in the Americas.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Readings About America): The West Today, 6-pack

6 copies of The West Today. Discover the Wild West of today. Visit a real Jurassic park, see Old Faithful erupt, learn how film makers create special effects, and meet the smokejumpers.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: People Who Changed America): The Civil Rights Movement

Trace the fight for equality as it was fought in court, at lunch counters, and on the streets of America. Meet Thurgood Marshall, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X as they lead the civil rights movement.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: People Who Changed America): The Anti-Slavery Movement, 6-pack

6 copies of The Anti-Slavery Movement. Learn about the long and bitter anti-slavery movement that lead to the Civil War. From the Underground Railroad to the fierce debates in Congress, discover how the history of this time was shaped by people such as Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, and... more

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: People Who Changed America): The Anti-Slavery Movement

Learn about the long and bitter anti-slavery movement that lead to the Civil War. From the Underground Railroad to the fierce debates in Congress, discover how the history of this time was shaped by people such as Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, and Harriet Beecher Stowe.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: People Who Changed America): Fight for Freedom, 6-pack

6 copies of Fight for Freedom. Meet the Founding Fathers and learn about the events, the debates, and the struggles of the colonists as they moved toward independence. Find out how George Washington and other leaders helped the Colonies unite and win their freedom.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: People Who Changed America): Votes for Women

From the 1840s to 1920, the suffragists waged a tireless campaign to win the vote for women. See how the ratification of the 35th Amendment ended the long battle fought by women such as Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Carrie Chapman Catt, and Alice Paul.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: People Who Changed America): The Progressives, 6-pack

6 copies of The Progressives. Meet Theodore Roosevelt, Jane Addams, and other reformers who worked to improve conditions for impoverished workers, immigrants, and others who needed their help in the early 1900s.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: People Who Changed America): The Civil Rights Movement, 6-pack

6 copies of The Civil Rights Movement. Trace the fight for equality as it was fought in court, at lunch counters, and on the streets of America. Meet Thurgood Marshall, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X as they lead the civil rights movement.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Documents of Freedom): The Emancipation Proclamation, 6-pack

6 copies of The Emancipation Proclamation. Meet Abraham Lincoln and gain insight into his changing views on slavery. Learn why he issued the Emancipation Proclamation and what it means today.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Documents of Freedom): The Declaration of Independence, 6-pack

6 copies of The Declaration of Independence. Follow America's fight for freedom. Discover why Thomas Jefferson was asked to write the Declaration of Independence and what bold ideas about government and human rights he included in the document.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: World Explorers): Voyages to the Indies 1400-1520s, 6-pack

6 copies of Voyages to the Indies 1400-1520s. Join Bartolomeu Dias, Vasco de Gama, and Ferdinand Magellan on their search for a new trade route to the Indies. Find out how Prince Henry of Portugal ushered in an age of exploration.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: World Explorers): Voyages to the Indies 1400-1520s

Join Bartolomeu Dias, Vasco de Gama, and Ferdinand Magellan on their search for a new trade route to the Indies. Find out how Prince Henry of Portugal ushered in an age of exploration.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: World Explorers): Travels to Distant Lands 1000-1400, 6-pack

6 copies of Travels to Distant Lands 1000-1400. Sail to America with Leif Eriksson, journey to China with Marco Polo, and join Ibn Battuta on his long pilgrimage through the Muslim world.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: World Explorers): Missions in Space 1955-Present, 6-pack

6 copies of Missions in Space 1955-Present. Trace space exploration from competition to cooperation. Meet Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong, and the crew aboard the international space station.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: World Explorers): Expeditions in the Americas 1492-1700, 6-pack

6 copies of Expeditions in the Americas 1492-1700. Find out how the arrival of European explorers Christopher Columbus, Herman Cortes, and Robert de la Salle changed the Western Hemisphere and Europe forever.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: World Explorers): African Journeys 1850-1900, 6-pack

6 copies of African Journeys 1850-1900. Learn about the geography and peoples of Africa. Follow Richard Burton and John Speke in their search for the source of the Nile, Henry Stanley on a mission to rescue David Livingstone, and Mary Kingsley into the heart of Africa.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Kids Make a Difference): Kids Manage Money, 6-pack

6 copies of Kids Manage Money. Kids share ideas on how to earn, spend, and save money. A step-by-step model shows kids how to create their own plan to raise money for a charitable cause.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Kids Make a Difference): Kids Manage Money

Kids share ideas on how to earn, spend, and save money. A step-by-step model shows kids how to create their own plan to raise money for a charitable cause.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Kids Make a Difference): Kids Care for the Earth

Kids do care for Mother Earth. See how they plan projects, clean up the environment, and reuse and recycle resources.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Communities Around the World): Coober Pedy, Australia

Experience a very different way of living as you visit the mining town of Coober Pedy, Australia. Step inside the underground homes and shops, come to the opal festival, and learn a bit of "strine" on the way.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: American Communities Across Time): Communities Across America Today, 6-pack

6 copies of Communities Across America Today. Join the Gonzalez family reunion and share their stories of everyday life in three different communities, an avocado farm in California, a university town in Kansas, and a big city in Texas.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: American Communities Across Time): Communities Across America Today

Join the Gonzalez family reunion and share their stories of everyday life in three different communities; an avocado farm in California, a university town in Kansas, and a big city in Texas.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: American Communities Across Time): An Immigrant Community of the 1900s, 6-pack

6 copies of An Immigrant Community of the 1900s. Read about Japantown, an immigrant community in San Francisco, at the time of the 1906 earthquake. See how Toru Oshiro and his family adapt to life in America while holding on to Japanese traditions.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: American Communities Across Time): An Immigrant Community of the 1900s

Read about Japantown, an immigrant community in San Francisco, at the time of the 1906 earthquake. See how Toru Oshiro and his family adapt to life in America while holding on to Japanese traditions.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): The Viking World, 6-pack

6 copies of The Viking World. Visit Scandinavia long ago to learn about family life, work, religion, and government during the Viking age.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Rome, 6-pack

6 copies of Rome. Watch the gladiators fight wild animals, go inside Roman homes, and see why all roads lead to Rome. Find out how today's laws, buildings, and languages are based on those of ancient Rome.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Peru, 6-pack

6 copies of Peru. Travel high into the Andes to learn about the amazing achievements of the Inca. See how their descendants, the Quechua, are preserving Incan culture in modern-day Peru.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Mexico, 6-pack

6 copies of Mexico. Visit the Yucatan, home of the ancient Maya. See their pyramids, try to read their alphabet and find out how they knew about the planets. See how Mayan life in Mexico today is a blend of the old and the new.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Mexico

Visit the Yucatan, home of the ancient Maya. See their pyramids, try to read their alphabet, and find out how they knew about the planets. See how Maya life in Mexico today is a blend of the old and the new.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Japan, 6-pack

6 copies of Japan. Visit a Shinto shrine, celebrate the Cherry Blossom Festival, and see a Kabuki play. Discover how many ancient Japanese traditions are still practiced today.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): India, 6-pack

6 copies of India. Compare life in the Gupta Empire, India's golden age, with daily life in India today. Learn how much India has contributed to world culture.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Greece, 6-pack

6 copies of Greece. Attend the first Olympics, learn how a democracy works, and visit ancient temple ruins. See how much of ancient Greek culture is with us today.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Egypt, 6-pack

6 copies of Egypt. Find out why ancient Egyptian civilization continues to fascinate people today. Explore the ancient tombs, see the mummies, and experience life along the Nile.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): Egypt

Find out why ancient Egyptian civilization continues to fascinate people today. Explore the ancient tombs, see the mummies, and experience life along the Nile.

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Reading Expeditions (Social Studies: Civilizations Past to Present): China, 6-pack

6 copies of China. Walk along the Great Wall, see the army of terra-cotta soldiers, and learn about the great inventions of ancient China. Compare everyday life in China today with the communal life of the past.

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