World History — Prehistory to the 1800s and the European Enlightenment. Connect ancient and modern times. Utilizing a social studies techbook will make learning an impactful experience. Students will use an inquiry-based approach that enhances critical thinking skills and literacy while learning World History.
Text: Discovery Education Techbook, World History ($15/per book. CGTY will place a class order)
From interactive maps to “enduring debates”, Social Studies Techbook links social studies to key historical resources, features activities that help students to think critically, and encourages students to develop arguments that are supported by evidence.
Students have supporting videos, images, simulations, and audio right at their fingertips. Click on the text-to-speech features and words, sentences or whole passages will be read aloud. Unlike a traditional textbook, students are actually encouraged to write in the books! Students can highlight text, take notes and save them so they are available for future reference.
Social Studies Techbook is a core digital textbook that makes teaching and learning an unforgettable experience. Using an inquiry-based approach that enhances literacy and critical thinking skills, Social Studies Techbook supports any device, anywhere, anytime in any instructional setting.