The Abolitionist Movement
- One of the few series that covers a broad range of major events throughout U.S. history. - A proven, best-selling series that has been redesigned ... Show synopsis - One of the few series that covers a broad range of major events throughout U.S. history. - A proven, best-selling series that has been redesigned and rewritten, with new topics to bring it up to date. - This book covers a variety of individual people and events related to the abolitionist movement and relates how they all came together to create change. National Social Studies Standards, Grades 5-8 - Time, Continuity, and Change: II - Identify and use key concepts such as chronology, causality, change, conflict, and complexity to explain, analyze, and show connections among patterns of historical change. - Individuals, Groups, and Institutions: V - Identify and analyze examples of tensions between belief systems and government laws. - Describe the role of institutions in furthering both continuity and change. - Civic Ideals & Practices: X - Explain and analyze various forms of citizen action that influence public policy decisions.