Encompass: U.S. History, Gr 5

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Encompass: History brings together the latest research on literacy, cooperative learning, and hands-on strategies to offer a program that is colorful, accessible, and designed to be flexible.

Complete Program Components

  • 30 copies of the Nystrom Atlas of Our Country’s History
  • Teacher’s Guide
  • 6 9″ Globes
  • 30 U.S/World Desk Map
  • 6 U.S. Natural Regions Raised Relief Map
  • 6 Social Studies Place Mat
  • 30 wet-erase markers
  • Encompass: Connections Interactive
  • Nystrom Atlas of Our Country’s History
    This 108-page atlas focuses on the exploration of major events situated in time and place, from 1400 to the present.

  • “Lasting Legacies” focus on events from different time periods and their impact
  • Photos and illustrations that expand understanding
  • 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.

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    Sample pages from the guide