Readings on U.S. Cultural History describes major events, people, and trends within nine broad periods of American history. Written in
a variety of styles, the readings are designed to increase reading confidence while providing a general understanding of the social, cultural, economic, and political forces that have shaped the United States.
- Time lines, maps, photos, charts, and graphs increase comprehension.
- Skill-building exercises help students become more strategic readers.
- Speaking and writing activities help develop language proficiency.