Photographs, historical documents, and artifacts from the Wisconsin Historical Society's collections and other Wisconsin collections - shown in full color-provide students with supporting visual evidence. More than 100 detailed maps help teach geography skills. Chapters conclude with resources encouraging students to extend their history journey beyond the classroom.
Web materials include correlation charts for each chapter to Wisconsin Model Academic Standards.
Assessments, available in Word format, can be easily customized by teachers.
Timelines and key words at the start of each chapter provide continuity.
Big questions in the Thinking Like a Historian model help students develop critical thinking skills.
Wisconsin: Our State, Our Story takes students and teachers on a journey from the time before glaciers to the diverse state we are today: