U.S. History I

Exploring American Histories: To 1877 offers a thorough exploration of American history. A customized version of a best-selling text forms the foundation of this narrative approach to U.S. history, incorporating assignments on how to do history and guiding students through analyzing primary and secondary sources.

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Steady encouragement

After each new topic is presented, students answer a few questions about the main ideas. This helps students stay focused, actively process the information, and construct new knowledge.

Presentation and exploration

Fourteen chapters offer clear and concise presentation of key concepts. And additional investigations guide students through examination of primary resources to put the concepts into context and test the limits of the ideas presented.

Study questions

More than 600 study questions encourage close reading and guide students to key information.

Everything you need

Exploring American Histories: To 1877 provides everything you need for an online course—including the text, interactive investigations, and an analytics dashboard. And we can tailor the webtext to match your program’s emphasis, term length, student expectations, and assignment types.

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