Use these daily reading lessons to teach 20th century American history. Exciting, easy-to-read stories are written specifically for students performing below grade level. Daily lessons guide students to carefully read each story, answer questions that test comprehension, and then write about what they've learned. Contains 14 important historical topics presented in 8-page study units. Each unit contains a 3-page, fact-filled story accompanied by 5 skill-based reading and writing activity pages. Topics include World War I and II; the Great Depression; the space race; the civil rights movement and more. 132 pages. For grades 4-12.