Encompass: Connections, Gr 3


   Order Code: NYS3246-W2   
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Maintaining Nystrom Education’s established leadership in hands-on, engaged, sequenced learning, this program blends these strengths with extensive and diverse student development through literacy roads and collaboration opportunities.

Complete Program Components

  • 30 copies of the Nystrom Our Place in the World
  • Teacher’s Guide
  • 6 9″ Globes
  • 30 U.S/World Desk Maps
  • 6 U.S. Natural Regions Raised Relief Maps
  • 15 Community Desk Maps
  • 6 Social Studies Place Mats
  • 30 wet-erase markers
  • Encompass: Connections Interactive
  • Nystrom Our Place in the World Atlas

    This 72-page atlas focuses on questioning existing or past conditions and modeling ways to better our community, country, and world.


  • Habitat Helpers ask compelling questions that lead to deeper knowledge
  • Age-appropriate maps of the United States, world, and continents
  • Teacher’s Guide

    This comprehensive guide provides detailed teaching instructions, reproducible handouts for lessons that link history and geography, and assessments.

    9” Globe

    Countries are emphasized by colors distinguishing each one’s area, and all but the smallest countries are labeled. Continents and oceans are also labeled. The Equator is shown, with latitude and longitude simplified to 30-degree increments.

    U.S/World Desk Map

    The world map names the oceans and distinguishes the continents by color, with national boundary lines drawn but the countries unnamed. The U.S. map names the states. The laminated map measures 11″h x 17″w.

    U.S. Natural Regions Raised Relief Map

    The U.S. map names the natural regions. The map is measured 28 x 18 in.

    Read More

    This title is part of the series: Encompass: Connections, Gr 3

    Sample pages from the guide