Points of View: Sets 1 – 8
It's important to respect and listen to others' viewpoints, but this skill seems to be disappearing in today's landscape of cable news and social media. However, through a format that presents alternating points of view concerning some of today's most pressing issues, devoting equal time to each side, young readers learn how to respectfully evaluate arguments and formulate their own opinions. Enhanced with full-color photographs and engaging fact boxes, the objective main text explores hot-button issues such as social media, the Electoral College, and plastic bag bans, allowing readers to draw their own conclusions.
Key features of each volume:
• Balanced, neutral language that teaches readers to discuss controversial subjects respectfully
• Colorful design and eye-catching graphic organizers that simplify complex topics
• Age-appropriate background information that provides context for each issue, enhancing critical thinking skills