Social Studies School Service
Our Guarantee

Middle & High School

The right amount of support,
the right amount of challenge

U.S. History


Active Classroom: U.S. History

More than 1800 inquiry-based lessons give teachers the power to differentiate for every ability level and learning style by blending hands-on, print, and digital activities that offer a wide variety of content choices and activity types. Learn More »

Atlas of United States History

Conveying big concepts visually, ten chronological units cover major eras reflecting National Standards for History. Rich in information but clear in presentation, the atlas’s spreads of captioned, full-color maps and images are labeled “A-B-C-D” to guide readers logically from idea to idea. Learn More »

Mapping United States History

Challenge students to look for historical patterns and relationships, analyze those patterns for causes and effects, and synthesize their conclusions as visualizations and in writing through hands-on activities based on 63 lesson plans plus big markable foldout maps and the Atlas of United States History. Learn More »

Complete U.S. History Map Set

Mapping big ideas that make eras of historic change immediately visible, 32 wall maps (roll-down or mounted on tripods) are available individually or in various purpose-tailored sets. Nystrom maps are classroom-durable and markable with most wet-erase markers. Learn More »

StrataLogica Secondary License

Making most of Nystrom’s maps, globes, atlases, and activity sets digital and available to teachers and students both in school and at home, StrataLogica’s wide array of resources makes it a great teacher presentation tool and an endlessly adaptable platform for student projects. Learn More »