BREAKING AWAY FROM THE TEXTBOOK
A Creative Approach to Teaching American History
Designed to help students develop independent thinking, problem solving, and argumentative skills, the book’s vast array of activities are often interdisciplinary and appeal to a wide range of learning styles. Each chapter centers around a specific era in American history and includes creative project ideas, thought-provoking homework assignments, and dynamic classroom activities; a final chapter offers topics for debates.
Rowman & Littlefield
Teacher resource for grades 5–12