An American History Primer

by Richard L. Mumford

Publisher: Harcourt

Written in English
Published: Pages: 396 Downloads: 444
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Number of Pages396
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ISBN 100155023446
ISBN 109780155023444
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Course Outline for Our American History in Picture Books Homeschool History Course. Seventeen American history units use picture books to walk elementary homeschool students through events from the discovery of America through the Civil Rights Movement. Note: The books suggested for each unit are listed below the topic. Richly illustrated with often antic images from alphabet books and primers, The Story of A relates the history of the alphabet as a genre of text for children and of alphabetization as a social practice in America, from early modern reading primers to the literature of the American Renaissance. Offering a poetics of alphabetization and explicating the alphabet's tropes and rhetorical.

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Her young adult book An Island Like You: Stories of the Barrio () was named Fanfare 's Best Book of the Year and was given the American Library Association 's Reforma Pura Belpre Medal. Primer (prim'ər) n. A book [or web site] that covers the basic elements of a subject.

The mission of the American Primer is to reintroduce Americans to the history of the greatest nation the world has ever known; free from the apology or hand-wringing currently in vogue with the cha. Don't see your book. Search by ISBN.

Thanks. We hope to add your book soon. Remove ads. Upgrade to premium. UPGRADE. In American usage, the word primer has two pronunciations, according to whether it refers to a beginning reading book [PRIM-ur] or to an undercoat of paint [PRY-mur].

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The New-England Primer, the principal textbook for millions of colonists and early Americans. First compiled and published about by Benjamin Harris, a British journalist who emigrated to Boston, the primer remained in use for more than years.

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Of course “bias” has various meanings; professional historians have legitimate biases that cause them to think some things are less important than others and thus, since space is at a premium, they leave things out.

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