World History(National Edition)
Patterns of Interaction
Roger B. Beck and Others
This book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Multi-touch books can be read with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Books with interactive features may work best on an iOS device. iBooks on your Mac requires OS X 10.9 or later.
Inspire a new generation of social studies students with World History: Patterns of Interaction for iBooks®. This multi-touch and visually engaging textbook offers rich, magazine-style design plus embedded interactive features to maximize learning engagement and higher order thinking skills. Primary sources and interactive elements create active critical thinkers and reinforce the real-world concept that we are all part of the living fabric of our history.
World History: Patterns of Interaction meets the needs of students of all ability levels with targeted reading support, tools to improve comprehension, and differentiated assessment to support student success.
What's New in Version 2.0
This version of World History Patterns of Interaction incorporates new HMH branding and minor bug fixes.
Bought it now wont download, says downloading but hasn't made any progress.
Great book, but beware.
First, this book took forever to download, after all, it is 1 GB. At times it appeared as if it wasn't downloading at all, much like the comment above/below, however, you can download it on your computer and then transfer the book. Or you can wait, either way, be patient.
Second, to fully enjoy some features, such as the 20 minute video on Cro-Magnon's tools which I enjoyed, you have to be connect wifi, unless you plan to pay for going over your data plan.
At firsts, I felt a bit overwhelm by the many features the book provided, but I eventually learned the ins and outs.
Overall, this book does a nice job of providing a nice overview of world history and does so in an interactive way that is engaging.
Suggestions for improvement: Have a wider variety of end-of-chapter questions for the quiz. And also have different levels of difficulty for the questions.
Sample is great! The book is nicely designed and great!! The only downfall is that they keep pushing the release date back... The book is needed for people and it's a big in-convince that it's still not out yet. Other then that I like the iBook material for this book!