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What Your Child is Learning in Unit 2: "Exploring and Settling America"

This unit introduces the Native Americans who first settled the Americas and the Europeans who followed. Your child will learn about four early American Indian cultures, read about the journeys of famous explorers, and determine the impact of the contact between Europeans and American Indians.

Activities You Can Do at Home to Support Your Child's Learning

Chapter 4 The First People of the Americas

Chapter 5 The Age of Exploration

Chapter 6 Settling a New World

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