We Visit the Philippines, 1st Edition

  • John Bankston
  • Published By: Mitchell Lane
  • ISBN-10: 1612285384
  • ISBN-13: 9781612285382
  • DDC: 959.9
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Your Land/My Land: Philippines is a book designed to take middle school students on a wonderful journey to this major Asian country, of the Philippines. The title is written in a lively and interesting style that will make the Philippines come alive in a accurate light. The book contains the history of the Philippines, geography, conflicts, culture, religions, politics, economy, and most importantly contemporary life in this beautiful country today. The country's vital statistics, timeline, place in the world, a native recipe and craft are included. Series has been developed to address many of the Common Core specific goals, higher level thinking skills, and progressive learning strategies for middle grade and junior high level students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Copyright Page.
1: The Philippines Overview.
2: Early Arrivals.
3: Muslim Encounters.
4: The Spanish Take Control.
5: The U.S. Moves in.
6: Aftermath.
7: The Philippines Today.
8: Filipinos to Know.
9: Filipino Recipe: Mamon.
10: Filipino Craft: Visayan Doll.
11: Timeline.
12: Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.
13: Works Consulted.
About the Author.