Cultures of the World (Third Edition, Groups 1 ? 17) ?
Cultures of the World (Third Edition) ?
Reading Level: 5
Interest Level: 5-8
The Cultures of the World third edition offers fresh,
up-to-date insights into different countries that make up our planet. Each book
closely examines key aspects of each country, including history, economy,
government, lifestyle, food, and unique customs. Full of vivid photographs,
charts, maps, recipes, and timelines, these books provide readers the
opportunity to explore and better understand every part of a country.
Each Book Contains:
? Quotes by famous individuals, up-to-date statistics, or excerpts from important documents start each chapter and enable readers to better understand perspectives within each country
? Recipes at the end of each book help readers explore an element of the country in a unique way
? Internet Links sections connect the reader to further information about subjects covered in each chapter
? Vivid photographs capture unique aspects of each country and ground the reader in historical perspectives and contemporary views of the country
? Builds academic vocabulary with grade-appropriate words to help students effectively explain the text
? Updated maps, photographs, and facts and figures help students gain an understanding of the text
? Students can create opinion pieces with source materials on countries
? Sidebars and an appealing design provide text features that help students locate information relevant to a given topic efficiently
? Presentation facilitates student interpretation and analysis