From wagons and steamboats to hybrid cars and ferries, all modes of transportation have changed significantly over time. Historical photographs and accessible text combine to help young readers compare and contrast transportation from past to present.
Explore the building of the Panama Canal and America's involvement through engaging text and detailed illustrations.
Just like you, people long ago used transportation to get around. See how transportation has changed over time.
Maps, diagrams, and illustrations explain the tools and methods of navigation throughout history. Readers can make connections between early methods of navigation and their own experiences.
A level 2 Amicus Reader that discusses turn-of-the-century cars and how they are different from the early 1900s to today. Includes Whats Different? photo quiz.
Get on a covered wagon and explore everything about pioneers with this book. From what they ate, wore, who they encountered and where they traveled. Text boxes filled with pioneer facts add additional information on the pioneers difficult journeys to unknown lands.
Pioneers experienced hardships during their journey through the West, which led them on the Oregon Trail and the Santa Fe Trail. The moving and travels of these pioneers affected not only their lives, but also the American Indians, America's animals, and the country.