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History

  • "Scribbling Women"by Marthe Jocelyn

    Tundra 2011; US$ 19.95

    In 1855, Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote to his publisher, complaining about the irritating fad of ?scribbling women.? Whether they were written by professionals, by women who simply wanted to connect with others, or by those who wanted to leave a record of their lives, those ?scribbles? are fascinating, informative, and instructive. Margaret Catchpole... more...

  • "Why Won't You Just Tell Us the Answer?"by Bruce Lesh

    Stenhouse Publishers 2011; US$ 26.99

    Every major measure of students' historical understanding since 1917 has demonstrated that students do not retain, understand, or enjoy their school experiences with history. Bruce Lesh believes that this is due to the way we teach history -- lecture and memorization. Over the last fifteen years, Bruce has refined a method of teaching history... more...

  • The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)by Lori Haskins Houran; Wesley Lowe

    Random House Children's Books 2014; US$ 4.99

    Can Charles Lindbergh set a world record? Follow America?s first superstar pilot in this high-flying Totally True Adventure.   In the 1920s, flying was brand new?and very dangerous. A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams tried. And many teams failed. Still, Charles Lindbergh felt he... more...

  • ¡Feliz Cuatro de Julio! (Happy Fourth of July!)by Stephanie Kuligowski

    Teacher Created Materials Publishing 2015; US$ 8.99

    In this Spanish-translated nonfiction title, readers are introduced to the ideas of freedom and celebrations as they learn about the history of and the way that Americans continue to celebrate the 4th of July. Early readers will love the bright colors and images and the clear, informational text as they move through from cover to cover. more...

  • ¡Sin resolver! Lugares misteriosos (Unsolved! Mysterious Places)by Lisa Greathouse; Stephanie Kuligowski

    Teacher Created Materials Publishing 2013; US$ 9.99

    From Stonehenge to the Bermuda Triangle, there are many places on Earth that remain a mystery to scientists! Readers will discover these curious places--and more!--as they move through this fascinating nonfiction title that has been translated into Spanish. This book features detailed images, informational text, and stimulating facts and theories in... more...

  • ¡Sin resolver! Misterios de la historia (Unsolved! History's Mysteries)by Dona Herweck Rice

    Teacher Created Materials Publishing 2013; US$ 9.99

    History is full of unsolved crimes, mysterious disappearances, and strange sightings. Readers will discover some of the most well-known mysteries in history--including Amelia Earhart, Big Foot, and the Salem Witch Trials--in this fascinating Spanish-translated nonfiction reader. Featuring detailed images, intriguing facts, and informational text in... more...

  • 10,000 Days of Thunderby Philip Caputo

    Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2011; US$ 24.99

    It was the war that lasted ten thousand days. The war that inspired scores of songs. The war that sparked dozens of riots. And in this stirring chronicle, Pulitzer Prize- winning journalist Philip Caputo writes about our country's most controversial war -- the Vietnam War -- for young readers. From the first stirrings of unrest in Vietnam under French... more...

  • 10 History Lesson Plans for KS1, 1by Pam Larkins

    Andrews UK 2011; US$ 7.99

    These 10 History Lessons cover the programs of study for Key Stage 1 History as set out in the National Curriculum and are also based around the QCA topics Homes, Toys, Florence Nightingale, Fire of London and Guy Fawkes. Within each lesson are opportunities to develop chronological understanding, knowledge and understanding of events, people and changes... more...

  • 100 Events That Made Historyby DK

    Dorling Kindersley Ltd 2016; Not Available

    From bloodthirsty battles and rebellious revolutions, to curious coincidences and unfortunate accidents - 100 Events That Made History has it all! Get ready for a historical rollercoaster ride as 100 Events That Made History brings the major moments of the past to life in an unforgettable way. Get the lowdown on events that have changed the course... more...

  • 100 Facts Ancient Egyptby Miles Kelly

    Miles Kelly 2011; US$ 2.99

    100 Facts Ancient Egypt takes a tour of the ancient Egyptian civilization in this brilliant ebook for children aged 7+. Discover why the river Nile was so important, how the pyramids were built, and how a mummy was made. Covering a wide range of topics from clothes and jewellery to gods and goddesses, exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children,... more...