Imagine History: The Birth of America

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  • $69.95
Book Length: 458 pgs.
Reading and Content Level: 4th Grade and up
Introducing our newest resource written to develop the imagery-language connection for comprehension. Our Imagine History curriculum applies the steps of Visualizing and Verbalizing for comprehensive coverage of American History.

Imagine History: Birth of America covers 1492 CE to 1851 CE, and includes the following Units:

Key Features:

Unit 1: Wealth of the New World
  • Chapter 1: Risky Route to a New Life
  • Chapter 2: The Chained Workers
  • Chapter 3: Fighting for Land
Unit 2: Rise of the Patriots
  • Chapter 1: Trouble in the Colonies
  • Chapter 2: Patriots Take a Stand
  • Chapter 3: The Road to War
Unit 3: Liberty or Death!
  • Chapter 1: The Spark of War
  • Chapter 2: A Hard War to Win
  • Chapter 3: Turning the Tide of the War
  • Chapter 4: The Forgotten Fighters
Unit 4: A Nation Emerges
  • Chapter 1: America's Rough Start
  • Chapter 2: "We the People"
  • Chapter 3: The Invisible Americans
Unit 5: Growing a New Country
  • Chapter 1: Growing Pains
  • Chapter 2: From Sea to Shining Sea
  • Chapter 3: A New War
Unit 6: Those Left Behind
  • Chapter 1: The Wandering Tribes
  • Chapter 2: The Reformers
  • Uniquely written to help students visualize history for recall, comprehension, and critical thinking
  • Integration of all steps of V/V or can be presented as a stand-alone resource
  • Extensive vocabulary-building practices
  • Supports content standards of most states
  • Includes primary source materials
  • Includes geography, infographics, and timeline pieces


The imagery-language connection presented throughout the Imagine History series provides a missing instructional piece to help students at all grade levels fill in historical information gaps.