This Reading Essentials and Study Guide is designed to help the student use recognized reading strategies to improve their reading-for-information skills. For each section of the Student Edition, the student is alerted to key terms, asked to draw from prior knowledge, organize her/his thoughts with a graphic organizer, and then follow a process to read and understand the text.
Looking at the Earth Water, Climate, and Vegetation The World’s People The United States Canada Mexico Central America and the Caribbean Islands Brazil and Its Neighbors The Andean Countries Europe - Early History Europe - Modern History Western Europe Today The New Eastern Europe Russia’s Landscape and History The New Russia and Independent Republics Birthplace of Civilization North Africa Today Southwest Asia West Africa Central and East Africa Southern Africa - A Varied Region South Asia China and Its Neighbors Japan and the Koreas Southeast Asia Australia and New Zealand Oceania and Antarctica
NB: The additional files that the bookmarks point to are not included. An answer key is not included, either!