James A. Henretta; David Brody; Lynn Dumenil
This instructor’s manual offers both experienced and first-time...
This instructor’s manual offers both experienced and first-time instructors tools for presenting textbook material in engaging ways. It includes chapter instructional objectives, annotated chapter outlines, lecture strategies, and tips for helping students with common misconceptions and difficult topics. The manual’s suggestions for in-class activities include ways to use film, video, and literature; ways to start discussions; topics for debate; tips for discussing the documents and working with visual sources; and mapping exercises. It also offers take-home essay questions, a list of key terms with definitions, and answer guidelines for questions in the book. Each chapter concludes with a guide to all the chapter-specific supplements available with America: A Concise History.
To access the PDF-format instructor’s manual, go to the online instructor resources on the companion Web site.