Help students develop a deeper understanding of the content by making personal connections to history.


Engage students and help them make personal connections to historical figures and eras with the myStory features in the Student Edition and online. These stories bring the experiences of people in history to life, allowing your students to connect to the past right from today’s classroom!


Understanding by Design & Grant Wiggins

Leverage the Understanding by Design® instructional approach, developed by program consultant Grant Wiggins, to enable students to develop a deeper understanding of the history of their world.


myWorld Connections

myWorld Connections helps students comprehend historical concepts by drawing comparisons to relevant current events. For example, “In the United States today, the New England town meeting is an example of direct democracy.”