Ohio's Story at Your Fingertips
Introducing Ohio as America — an exciting new online textbook with teaching tools that bring Ohio’s history to life like never before! Created for 4th grade history teachers by the Ohio Historical Society, Ohio as America is a carefully compiled, online textbook that provides an accurate, up-to-date study of Ohio’s past in the most exciting format available today.
With Ohio as America, teachers have easier access to the materials they need, all in one location – including online lesson plans, student activities and assessment tools, videos, primary sources, an interactive map and more. With these tools, your preparation time is more efficient. Classroom lessons become more engaging. And best of all, learning is more exciting than ever for your students. All of the resources in Ohio as America are aligned to the 2010 Revised Ohio Academic Content Standards for social studies and support the English Language Arts Common Core.
NEW for the 2012-2013 school year, Ohio as America 8th grade edition! Aligned to the Revised Ohio Academic Content Standards in social studies, the 8th grade edition highlights Ohio’s role within the American story, such as the War of 1812, Westward Expansion, the Abolition Movement, and the Civil War. The 8th grade edition is free for 2012-2013 with the purchase of the 4th grade edition. It is also available for a subscription charge.
Learn more about Ohio as America at http://www.ohioasamerica.org/