Elementary Genre Study

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Historical Fiction/Nonfiction

Ruth and the Night of Broken Glass: A World War II Survival Story (Girls Survive) Holocaust Memorial, Genre Study, Mighty Girl, Trail Of Tears, Young Adult Fiction, Remembrance Day, Broken Glass, Book Girl

Ruth and the Night of the Broken Glass

In the late summer and early fall of 1938, ten-year-old Ruth Block, along with her father, mother, and best friend, Miriam, must navigate the increasing pressure placed on the Jewish population in Frankfurt, Germany. Ruth grows more worried by the day. Her father's stationery store is shut down; she and Miriam are beli

Teach Your Child to Read - Historical Fiction Genre Anchor Chart - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future. Reading Genre Posters, Reading Genres, Writing Genres, Reading Lessons, Fiction Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing Skills, Writing Process, Reading Comprehension

Reading Genre Posters and Anchor Charts

These genre mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart provides students with a student friendly definition of each genre, characteristics of the genre, the author's purpose of the genre, and examples of texts that fall in that genre category. I...

Elizabeth I: Red Rose of the House of Tudor, England, 1544 (The Royal Diaries) Princess Elizabeth, Elizabeth I, Book Club Books, Books To Read, Kathryn Lasky, Genre Study, Royal Diary, Class Library, Diary Book

Elizabeth I: Red Rose of the House of Tudor, England, 1544 (The Royal Diaries)

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The Winter of Red Snow (Dear America)

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Read these again and see if they are still as good as in middle school. The Royal Diaries: Eleanor Crown Jewel of Aquitaine France, 1136 Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Genre Study, Royal Diary, Class Library, Diary Book, Aquitaine, Crown Jewels

Eleanor: Crown Jewel of Aquitaine, France, 1136 (The Royal Diaries)

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Catherine: The Great Journey, Russia, 1743 (The Royal Diaries): Kristiana Gregory Class Library, Free Library, Library Ideas, Book Club Books, Books To Read, My Books, Book Nooks, Reading Nooks, Genre Study

Catherine: The Great Journey, Russia, 1743 (The Royal Diaries)

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The Royal Diaries: Victoria : May Blossom of Britannia, England 1829 by Anna Kirwan and Laurence Yep Hardcover) for sale online Reading Nooks, Book Nooks, Random Things, Random Stuff, Books To Read, My Books, Genre Study, Royal Diary, Diary Book

The Royal Diaries: Victoria : May Blossom of Britannia, England 1829 by Laurence Yep and Anna Kirwan (2001, Hardcover) for sale online | eBay

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The Hardcover of the A Line in the Sand: The Alamo Diary of Lucinda Lawrence, Gonzales, Texas, 1836 (Dear America Series) by Sherry Garland at Barnes & Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Dear America Books, 4th Grade Social Studies, Kids Book Series, Texas History, Mentor Texts, Chapter Books

A Line in the Sand : The Alamo Diary of Lucinda Lawrence : Gonzales, Texas, 1836 (Dear America Series)

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I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944

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Descargar o leer en línea I Survived the Hindenburg Disaster, 1937 (I Survived Libro Gratis PDF/ePub - Lauren Tarshis, The greatest flying machine ever build is about to crash. For eleven-year-old Hugo Ballard, flying on the Hindenburg. Reading Online, Books Online, Lauren Tarshis, Believe, Software, Realistic Fiction, Electronic, Journey, English

I Survived the Hindenburg Disaster, 1937 (I Survived Series #13) by Lauren Tarshis, illustrated by Scott Dawson

It's Monday, May 3rd, and Hugo Ballard, 11, is about to embark on an exciting journey flying from Germany to New Jersey on the Hindenburg, one of two zeppelins crossing the Atlantic Ocean in 1937. Hugo had already had one big adventure, living in Kenya with his mom, dad, and younger sister Gertie for a year. But now Gertie is sick with malaria and needs to get home to NYC for the right medicine as quickly as possible and the zeppelin could get the family there in only three days. The…

My America: My Brothers Keeper: Virginias Civil War Diary, Book One by Mary Pope Osborne 0439369037 9780439369039 Dear America Books, Civil War Books, Class Library, Diary Book, Chapter Books, American Civil War, American History, Historical Fiction, History Books

My Brother's Keeper (My America: Virginia's Civil War Diary, #1)

My Brother's Keeper book. Read 69 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Mary Pope Osborne's book, part of the relaunch of the My Americ...

Survival in the Storm: The Dust Bowl Diary of Grace Edwards, Dalhart, Texas 1935 (Dear America Series) This book was written by another red-haired girl from my hometown who was a few grades ahead of me. Dear America Books, Books And Tea, Books To Read, My Books, Dust Bowl, Great Depression, Reading Levels, My Escape, Historical Fiction

The Dust Bowl for Kids

If you are teaching about the dust bowl, this page lists great children's books to use! Includes reading levels for each book, a peek inside, and more.

My America: The Starving Time: Elizabeth's Jamestown Colony Diary, Book Two by Patricia Hermes Us History, History Books, Family History, American History, 5th Grade Social Studies, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Kids, Teaching History, Teaching Tools

My America: The Starving Time: Elizabeth's Jamestown Colony Diary, Book Two

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I Walk in Dread: The Diary of Deliverance Trembly, Witness to the Salem Witch Trials, Massachusetts Bay Colony 1691 (Dear America Series) by Lisa Rowe Fraustino Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Dear America Books, Salem Witch Trials, Joelle, Reading Material, Historical Fiction, Book Series

I Walk in Dread: The Diary of Deliverance Trembly, Witness to the Salem Witch Trials, Massachusetts Bay Colony 1691 (Dear America Series)

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Biography & Memoir

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Becoming: Adapted for Young Readers

Michelle Obama's best-selling memoir Becoming is now available in this adaptation for tween and teen readers! Growing up, Michelle and her older brother, Craig, shared a bedroom in their family’s upstairs apartment in her great-aunt’s house in Chicago. Her parents, Fraser and Marian, poured their love and energy in

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Science Is For Girls: 25 New Children's Books About Girls and Women in Science

The best new children's books about girls and women in science published in the past year!

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I Am Strong: A Little Book About Rosa Parks

The littlest readers can learn about Rosa Parks in this board book version of the New York Times bestselling biography I Am Rosa Parks. Simple rhyming text and short sidebars with facts about this inspiring activist make this a powerful introduction to Parks' life that's perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.The friend

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Who Was P. T. Barnum? by Kirsten Anderson, Who HQ: 9780448488486 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Who Was P. T. Barnum? The mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut One of the founders of the Barnum & Bailey Circus An American showman who promoted the Greatest Show on Earth All of the above! Ladies and Gentlemen, children of all ages, step right up for Who HQ’s entertaining biography of P. T. Barnum: politician, businessman, and The Greatest Showman on Earth! After moving from Connecticut to New York City in 1834, twenty-four-year-old Phineas Taylor Barnum launched his now-legendary career…

I love biographies for kids and I feel that they've come a long way in the last several years from the dry, boring books they used to be This post is a huge list of categorized biographies for kids that you will love! is part of Homeschool books - Autobiographies For Kids, Biography Project, Artist Biography, Good Books, My Books, Best Biographies, Homeschool Books, Homeschooling, Toddler Activities

100+ Beautiful Biographies Your Kids Will Love

I love biographies for kids and I feel that they've come a long way in the last several years from the dry, boring books they used to be. This post is a huge list of categorized biographies for kids that you will love!

Read "Who Were the Beatles?" by Geoff Edgers available from Rakuten Kobo. Almost everyone can sing along with the Beatles, but how many young readers know their whole story? Geoff Edgers, a Bost. Beatles Books, The Beatles, Great Books, New Books, Amazing Books, Thing 1, The Fab Four, Music Classroom, Classroom Ideas

Who Were the Beatles?

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Who Was Elvis Presley? (Who Was...?)

Profiles the ""King of Rock 'n Roll,"" focusing on how he got his start in singing and how his style influenced later musicians.

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Who Was Jim Henson? by Joan Holub, Who HQ: 9780448454061 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Who Was Jim Henson? A boy who loved drawing animals A teenager whose puppet shows were on TV The creator of the world-famous Muppets Jim Henson broke into television with a five-minute puppetry segment when he was only a freshman in college. He created puppets like none ever seen before, with expressive fabric faces and rod-controlled arms. His Muppets became world-renowned celebrities and formed the backbone of a media empire. With black-and-white illustrations throughout, this…

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Who Was Roald Dahl?

About Who Was Roald Dahl? Just in time for Roahl Dahl Month! Roald Dahl is one of the most famous children’s book authors ever. Now in this Who Was . . . ? biography, children will learn of his real-life adventures. A flying ace for the British Air Force, he was married to an Academy Award-winning actress. He also wrote books and screenplays for adults. Entertaining and readable, this biography has 80 black-and-white illustrations.

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Reading Genre Posters and Anchor Charts

These genre mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart provides students with a student friendly definition of each genre, characteristics of the genre, the author's purpose of the genre, and examples of texts that fall in that genre category. I...

Read "Who Were the Wright Brothers?" by James Buckley, Jr. As young boys, Orville and Wilbur Wright loved all things mechanical. As young men, they gained invaluable skills essent. Hermanos Wright, Wright Brothers, Book Study, Genre Study, The Brethren, Children's Literature, Great Books, Book Series, The Book

Who Were the Wright Brothers? by James Buckley, Jr., Who HQ: 9780448479514 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Who Were the Wright Brothers? High-school dropouts from Dayton, Ohio Inventors who manufactured their own brand of bicycles The men who built and flew the first successful airplane As young boys, Orville and Wilbur Wright loved all things mechanical. As young men, they gained invaluable skills essential for their success by working with printing presses, bicycles, motors, and any sort of machinery they could get their hands on. As adults, the brothers worked together to invent…

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Fun Facts About Ben Franklin

History lessons are a staple in our home. The lessons come from movies and videos, my husband enlightening us with lesser known history facts, and reading books about historical events and people. I’d like to think we’ve passed down our love of history to our kids. One of the topics we’re diving into starting in ...

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Who Is George Lucas? by Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso, Who HQ: 9780448479477 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Who Is George Lucas? A teenager who wanted to become a race-car driver The creator of Star Wars and Indiana Jones One of the most successful filmmakers of all time As a child his passions were comics and cars, but George Lucas grew up to be one of the most successful filmmakers of all time. He is a producer, screenwriter, director and entrepreneur whose company Lucasfilms pioneered the movie effects that changed the world of animation. He founded Industrial Light and Magic, which…

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Who Was Napoleon?

About Who Was Napoleon? Learn more about Napoleon Bonaparte, the decorated French military leader who conquered much of Europe in the early nineteenth century. Born in the Mediterranean island of Corsica, Napoleon Bonaparte felt like an outsider once his family moved to France. But he found his life’s calling after graduating from military school. Napoleon went on to become a brilliant military strategist and the emperor of France. In addition to greatly expanding the French empire, Napoleon…

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Who Was Aretha Franklin?

About Who Was Aretha Franklin? A young girl with a powerful voice A teenage gospel singer who became a pop music star The Queen of Soul and one of the best-selling recording artists of all time There is only one QUEEN OF SOUL! Discover why Aretha Franklin garners so much R-E-S-P-E-C-T. Aretha Franklin was a musical and cultural icon whose legacy spanned six decades! Born in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1942, Aretha got her start singing in front of her father’s Baptist congregation and found…

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Who Was Princess Diana? (Paperback)

Learn how Lady Diana Spencer became the People's Princess as she takes her place in the ranks of the Who Was? series

Read "Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart?" by Yona Zeldis McDonough available from Rakuten Kobo. Born in Austria in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart composed his first piece of music, a minuet, when he was just five year. Free Books, My Books, Mozart, Piece Of Music, Inspirational Books, Classical Music, Book Series, Reading Online, Audio Books

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, affectionately referred to as

Get ready for the electrifying biography of Nikola Tesla--part creative genius, part mad scientist, and innovator. New Children's Books, Good Books, Nikola Tesla Books, Reading Online, Books Online, Inspirational Books, Free Reading, Reading Books, Book Series

Who Was Nikola Tesla?

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Who Was Marie Curie?

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Who Is Malala Yousafzai?

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Who Was Bruce Lee? by Jim Gigliotti, Who HQ: 9780448479491 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Who Was Bruce Lee? The son of a Chinese opera star An action-film hero One of the greatest martial-arts masters of all time Bruce Lee was a Chinese American action film star, martial arts instructor, filmmaker, and philosopher. His Hong Kong and Hollywood-produced films elevated the traditional martial arts film to a new level of popularity and acclaim. Through such films as Way of the Dragon and Enter the Dragon , Lee helped to change the way Asians were presented in American…

Pascal, Janet Who Was Isaac Newton? New York: Puffin Group. A non-fiction biography on Isaac Newton. This explains his process of the discovery of gravity and motion through his account on the world during a time of disease. Isaac Newton, Who Is Albert Einstein, Nonfiction Books, Book Series, Childrens Books, Kid Books, Reading Books, The Book, Audio Books

Quick Easy Reads

112 Pages Bader, Bonnie/ Qiu, Joseph J. M.Private and bookish, Jackie Kennedy found herself thrust into the world spotlight as the young and glamorous wife of t

Booktopia has Who Was Alexander Graham Bell? by Bonnie Bader. Buy a discounted Paperback of Who Was Alexander Graham Bell? online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Alexander Graham Bell, Boomerang Books, Einstein, Alexander The Great, Book Series, Nonfiction, Inventions, Childrens Books, Teaching

Who Was Alexander Graham Bell?

About Who Was Alexander Graham Bell? A boy who gave himself a middle name A young man who taught deaf people to speak The inventor of the telephone Did you know that Bell’s amazing invention–the telephone–stemmed from his work on teaching the deaf? Both his mother and wife were deaf. Or, did you know that in later years he refused to have a telephone in his study? Bell’s story will fascinate young readers interested in the early history of modern technology!

This engaging and interactive resource provides a 1 page reading on the Renaissance Man Leonardo da Vinci along with a reading worksheet, and two versions of an Interactive Notebook resource! Art History Lessons, Art Education Lessons, Geography Lessons, History Education, Teaching History, Art Lessons, Reading Comprehension Worksheets, Reading Passages, Leonardo Da Vinci Renaissance

Leonardo da Vinci Reading and Interactive Notebook Activity

Leonardo da Vinci Reading and Interactive Notebook Activity This engaging and interactive resource provides a 1 page reading on the Renaissance Man Leonardo da Vinci along with a reading worksheet, and two versions of an Interactive Notebook resource! The reading covers all of Leonardo da Vinci's...

Who Was Albert Einstein? by Jess M. Brallier — Biography - A great biography of Albert Einstein. This book allows students to learn about the life of Albert Einstein through fun facts and stories. Who Is Neil Armstrong, Who Is Albert Einstein, Free Homeschool Curriculum, Homeschooling, Theory Of Relativity, E Mc2, This Is A Book, Children's Literature, Great Books

Free Homeschool Curriculum, Links and Websites for Kids

Are you looking for free homeschool resources? Find what you need, sorted by grade level and subject. Hundreds of resources, and all of them free.

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Who Was John F. Kennedy?

Product Details ISBN-13:9780448437439Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group Publication date:12/29/2004Series: Penguin Who Was...SeriesPages:112Sales rank:24,965Product dimensions: 5.38(w) x 7.69(h) x 0.25(d)Lexile:790L (what's this?)Age Range:8 - 12 Years

Born in Missouri in Maya Angelou had a difficult childhood. Jim Crow laws segregated blacks and whites in the South. Her family life was unstable at times. But much like her poem, Still I Rise, Who Is Maya Angelou, The Caged Bird Sings, Still I Rise, Jim Crow, Moving To California, Black History Month, The Life, Nonfiction Books, Book Series

Quick Easy Reads

112 Pages Pollack, Pamela/ Belviso, MegThe Three Stooges were the hardworking children of immigrants and discovered a love of performing at an early age. Starti

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Who Is Sonia Sotomayor?

About Who Is Sonia Sotomayor? A young girl who was inspired by a TV show to become a judge A lawyer who helped police chase counterfeiters The first Latina US Supreme Court justice The truly inspiring story of the first Latina Supreme Court Justice. Outspoken, energetic, and fun, Sonia Sotomayor has managed to turn every struggle in life into a triumph. Born in the Bronx to immigrant parents from Puerto Rico, Sonia found out at age nine that she had diabetes, a serious illness now but an…

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Who Was Babe Ruth?

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Who Was Anne Frank?

About Who Was Anne Frank? In her amazing diary, Anne Frank revealed the challenges and dreams common for any young girl. But Hitler brought her childhood to an end and forced her and her family into hiding. Who Was Anne Frank? looks closely at Anne’s life before the secret annex, what life was like in hiding, and the legacy of her diary. Black-and-white illustrations including maps and diagrams provide historical and visual reference in an easy-to-read biography written in a way that is…

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Who Was Laura Ingalls Wilder?

About Who Was Laura Ingalls Wilder? Part of a pioneer family that traveled west by covered wagon A girl who lived in the Little House on the Prairie The author of the beloved Little House books Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House books, based on her own childhood and later life, are still beloved classics almost a century after she began writing them. Now young readers will see just how similar Laura’s true-life story was to her books. Born in 1867 in the “Big Woods” in Wisconsin, Laura…

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Who Is Hillary Clinton?

About Who Is Hillary Clinton? Who Is Hillary Clinton? Readers of our New York Times best-selling series can find out now! At age fourteen, Hillary Clinton thought it would be thrilling to become an astronaut, so she sent an application to NASA. The reply was a flat out rejection: the space program didn’t take women. It was a critical moment for the young girl, one that made her realize the world she lived in needed changing and that she had better try to make those changes happen. Clinton’s…

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Who Is Michelle Obama? (Who Was?)

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Who Was Leonardo Da Vinci? (Paperback)

Presents the life and accomplishments of the famous artist, scientist, engineer, and inventor.Leonardo da Vinci was a gifted painter, talented musician, and dedicated scientist and inventor, designing flying machines, submarines, and even helicopters. Yet he had a hard time finishing things, a problem anyone can relate to. Only thirteen paintings are known to be his; as for the illustrated encyclopedia he intended to create, all that he left were thousands of disorganized notebook pages…

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Time For Kids

Time For Kids book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Leader in Troubled TimesThrough his firesid...

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Who Was Jacqueline Kennedy? by Bonnie Bader, Who HQ: 9780448486987 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Who Was Jacqueline Kennedy? A young girl who loved riding horses A world-famous fashion figure A beloved First Lady of the United States Through this engaging Who Was? biography, kids will discover the woman behind the sunglasses. Private and bookish, Jackie Kennedy found herself thrust into the world spotlight as the young and glamorous wife of the President John F. Kennedy. As First Lady she restored the once neglected rooms of the White House to their former glory, and through her…

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John F. Kennedy - Timeline

This activity has been designed to enhance student understanding for sequencing biographical events as per the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). It can be used as both a direct instruction activity or as skill practice at a literacy station or reading center. I have found this to be successful w...

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Who Was J. R. R. Tolkien?

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Eliza: The Story of Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton by Margaret McNamara, Esme Shapiro, and Phillipa Soo Hamilton Eliza, Alexander Hamilton, Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton, Eliza Schuyler, Michael Church, Mighty Girl, Mirror Painting, Writing Styles, Founding Fathers

Eliza: The Story of Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton

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Read "Eliza Hamilton: Founding Mother" by Monica Kulling available from Rakuten Kobo. A Step 3 BIOGRAPHY READER about the unsung historical figure and Founding Mother Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton. Hamilton Eliza, Alexander Hamilton, Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton, Mighty Girl, Early Readers, Chapter Books, Children In Need, Disney Films, Free Reading

Eliza Hamilton: Founding Mother

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Buy Who Was Woodrow Wilson? by Andrew Thomson, Margaret Frith, Who HQ and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles! English Book, Us Presidents, World War I, Nonfiction Books, New Jersey, Childrens Books, United States, Kids, Staunton Virginia

Who Was Woodrow Wilson?

First he was known as Tommy, then Woodrow, and eventually, Mr. President. Born on December 28, 1856, in Staunton, Virginia, Thomas Woodrow Wilson was a born leader. He was the president of Princeton University, served as governor of New Jersey after that, and was then elected president of the United States. But not everything was so easy for Wilson. He was ahead of his time in wanting a League of Nations after World War I to help prevent another war like it, but his hopes were dashed when…

Quotes

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Analyzing and Responding to Quotes in Google Drive | Distance Learning

Analyzing and Responding to Quotes in Google Drive | Distance Learning

Comics and Cartoons

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Caldecott Medal

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Wordless Picture Books

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Folk and Fairy Tales

The Book Fairy-Goddess: Folktales, Fairytales, and Fables, Oh my! This post includes many anchor charts, plus an outline for a six week unit on folktales. Library Lessons, Reading Lessons, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Genre Lessons, Library Ideas, Teaching Genre, Teaching Ideas

Folktales, Fairytales, and Fables, Oh my! - Lessons by Sandy

Folktales, Fables, Fairytales, and Tall Tales come up at some point throughout the year with all grade levels from Kinder to 5th grade. Over the years, I’ve found some absolutely WONDERFUL anchor charts that helped me create a visual reminder for my students. Here are some of my favorites! These... Read more

Fairy Tales Boys Love include lots of adventure, strong male characters, and good triumphing over evil. This list of picture and chapter books is perfect. Best Fairy Tales, Fairy Tales Unit, Fairy Tales For Kids, List Of Fairy Tales, Children's Fairy Tale Books, Books For Boys, Childrens Books, Kid Books, Fractured Fairy Tales

Fairy Tales Boys Love

Boy oh boy…. take a look at this list of fairy tales boys love. And why wouldn’t they? These stories are filled with adventure and mystery! I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but quite a lot of fairy tales have wonderfully strong female characters. There’s not a thing in the world wrong with that! However,... Read More

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Folktales, Fables, and Fairytales

Standards-based grading for second-grade has never been easier than with this Fairytales, Folktales, and Fables Cose Reading Unit of Study. Six weeks of teacher-tested close reading lesson plans cover asking and answering questions, central themes, character work, vocabulary, text structure, point-o...

Tale Chapter Books for Kids Fairy tale chapter books for kids ages 8 and up. These are non-princess stories.Fairy tale chapter books for kids ages 8 and up. These are non-princess stories. Ya Books, Library Books, Good Books, Books To Read, Library Ideas, List Of Fairy Tales, Children's Fairy Tale Books, Homeschool Books, Homeschooling

Fairy Tale Chapter Books for Kids

A list of fairy tale chapter books for kids. These modern retellings of classic fairy tales are magical reads for boys and girls ages 8 and up.

Classics

Free Homeschool Unit Study Printables Videos Lesson Plans for The Boxcar Children series - we have a number of the Boxcar Children series books available through our online resource (KLU) Book Study, Home Schooling, Book Activities, Children Activities, Language Activities, Educational Activities, Preschool Activities, Planer, Calgary

FREE Boxcar Children Activities for Unit Study

Try these free Boxcar Children activities for a unit study, homeschool or classroom lessons, or just for fun story extension ideas.

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Myths and Legends

The myth of Jason, Medea, and the Golden Fleece - Iseult Gillespie Ted Ed Youtube, Genre Study, Classroom Images, World Literature, The Help, Mythology, Fairy Tales, Education, Rey

The myth of Jason, Medea, and the Golden Fleece - Iseult Gillespie

The myth of Jason, Medea, and the Golden Fleece - Iseult Gillespie

Fractured Fairy Tales

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Worldwide Cinderellas, Part 3: Fractured Fairy Tales

While versions of the Cinderella story are found around the world, authors have long had fun turning the tale on its head and creating their own unique (and often humorous) versions. Part 3 in this series on worldwide Cinderellas will introduce you to these fractured fairy tales. Part 1 covered Cinderella stories from Asia, Europe, and Africa, while Part 2 shared Cinderella stories from the Americas. The final post will explain how I teach Cinderella stories. Glass Slipper, Gold Sandal: a…

Humor

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Around the World/Multicultural

New Multicultural Children's Books June 2019 Great Books, My Books, Kindergarten, Preschool Books, Reading Rainbow, Kids Reading, Reading Lists, Chapter Books, Children's Literature

New Multicultural Children's Books June 2019 | Colours of Us

Browse the latest releases in multicultural children's books, from board books to picture books, chapter books and novels! Ages 0 to 14

middle grade books with African-American characters. A list of the best books by Black children's book authors.Best middle grade books with African-American characters. A list of the best books by Black children's book authors. Books For Black Girls, Black Children's Books, Books By Black Authors, Book Authors, Books For Tweens, Books For Boys, Childrens Books, Teen Books, Middle School Books

Middle Grade Books with Black Protagonists

A list of middle grade books by Black children's book authors with an emphasis on contemporary realistic fiction and black characters in modern life.

Non-Fiction/Informational

Non-Fiction Text Structure Sort Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Math Lessons, Guided Reading, Learning, Third Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Non Fiction

NonFiction Text Structure Sort Distance Learning

Non-fiction sort board, cards and recording sheet. This sorting activity is intended for use at a literacy center. It now also contains a digital Google Slide option!How does this work?The student places the six category cards on the marked spots. Next, they place the appropriate definition cards...

Mystery

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Reading Genre Posters and Anchor Charts

These genre mini anchor charts are a great addition to your interactive reader's notebook. Each anchor chart provides students with a student friendly definition of each genre, characteristics of the genre, the author's purpose of the genre, and examples of texts that fall in that genre category. I...

Graphic Novels & Comic Books

If you've written off graphic novels for kids as not "real" reading, take a peek at these titles that have massive kid appeal and help even reluctant readers want to crack open a book. These 13 best graphic novels for kids are sure to be a hit! Elementary Library, Elementary Schools, Reluctant Readers, Early Readers, Kids Reading, Reading Lists, Reading Books, Reading Centers, Book Suggestions

Graphic Novels for Kids: The 13 best graphic novel series

If you've written off graphic novels for kids as not "real" reading, take a peek at these titles that have massive kid appeal and help even reluctant readers want to crack open a book. These 13 best graphic novels for kids are sure to be a hit!

Yes, reading graphic novels and comics "count," and yes, you should let your kids read them. Reading At Home, Kids Reading, Genre Study, Nonfiction Text Features, Summer Reading Program, Literature Circles, Library Lessons, Read Comics, Parents As Teachers

Annual Reminder that Graphic Novels are "Real" Reading

Yes, reading graphic novels and comics "count," and yes, you should let your kids read them.

Primary Sources

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New Multicultural Children's Books June 2019 Great Books, My Books, Kindergarten, Preschool Books, Reading Rainbow, Kids Reading, Reading Lists, Chapter Books, Children's Literature

New Multicultural Children's Books June 2019 | Colours of Us

Browse the latest releases in multicultural children's books, from board books to picture books, chapter books and novels! Ages 0 to 14

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Becoming: Adapted for Young Readers

Michelle Obama's best-selling memoir Becoming is now available in this adaptation for tween and teen readers! Growing up, Michelle and her older brother, Craig, shared a bedroom in their family’s upstairs apartment in her great-aunt’s house in Chicago. Her parents, Fraser and Marian, poured their love and energy in

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Science Is For Girls: 25 New Children's Books About Girls and Women in Science

The best new children's books about girls and women in science published in the past year!

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Ruth and the Night of the Broken Glass

In the late summer and early fall of 1938, ten-year-old Ruth Block, along with her father, mother, and best friend, Miriam, must navigate the increasing pressure placed on the Jewish population in Frankfurt, Germany. Ruth grows more worried by the day. Her father's stationery store is shut down; she and Miriam are beli

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I Am Strong: A Little Book About Rosa Parks

The littlest readers can learn about Rosa Parks in this board book version of the New York Times bestselling biography I Am Rosa Parks. Simple rhyming text and short sidebars with facts about this inspiring activist make this a powerful introduction to Parks' life that's perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.The friend

Buy Who Was P. by Kirsten Anderson, Stephen Marchesi, Who HQ and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles! Who Is Neil Armstrong, Genre Study, Booker T, The Greatest Showman, Four Year Old, Penguin Random House, Inspirational Books, Family Adventure, Lady And Gentlemen

Who Was P. T. Barnum? by Kirsten Anderson, Who HQ: 9780448488486 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Who Was P. T. Barnum? The mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut One of the founders of the Barnum & Bailey Circus An American showman who promoted the Greatest Show on Earth All of the above! Ladies and Gentlemen, children of all ages, step right up for Who HQ’s entertaining biography of P. T. Barnum: politician, businessman, and The Greatest Showman on Earth! After moving from Connecticut to New York City in 1834, twenty-four-year-old Phineas Taylor Barnum launched his now-legendary career…

Analyzing and Responding to Quotes in Google Drive | Distance Learning Genre Study, Classroom Quotes, Inference, Teacher Pay Teachers, Powerful Words, Teacher Newsletter, Google Drive, Teaching, Education

Analyzing and Responding to Quotes in Google Drive | Distance Learning

Analyzing and Responding to Quotes in Google Drive | Distance Learning

Non-Fiction Text Structure Sort Reading Lessons, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Math Lessons, Guided Reading, Learning, Third Grade Reading, Middle School Reading, Non Fiction

NonFiction Text Structure Sort Distance Learning

Non-fiction sort board, cards and recording sheet. This sorting activity is intended for use at a literacy center. It now also contains a digital Google Slide option!How does this work?The student places the six category cards on the marked spots. Next, they place the appropriate definition cards...

The Book Fairy-Goddess: Folktales, Fairytales, and Fables, Oh my! This post includes many anchor charts, plus an outline for a six week unit on folktales. Library Lessons, Reading Lessons, Reading Strategies, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Genre Lessons, Library Ideas, Teaching Genre, Teaching Ideas

Folktales, Fairytales, and Fables, Oh my! - Lessons by Sandy

Folktales, Fables, Fairytales, and Tall Tales come up at some point throughout the year with all grade levels from Kinder to 5th grade. Over the years, I’ve found some absolutely WONDERFUL anchor charts that helped me create a visual reminder for my students. Here are some of my favorites! These... Read more

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3 Games That Will Help Your Students Understand Genre — The Stellar Teacher Co.

I am a HUGE fan of teaching genre in upper elementary. Teaching our students all about the different genres helps them figure out the types of texts they enjoy reading. The more time you spend being intentional about teaching genre and exposing your students to a wide range of genres, the

I love biographies for kids and I feel that they've come a long way in the last several years from the dry, boring books they used to be This post is a huge list of categorized biographies for kids that you will love! is part of Homeschool books - Autobiographies For Kids, Biography Project, Artist Biography, Good Books, My Books, Best Biographies, Homeschool Books, Homeschooling, Toddler Activities

100+ Beautiful Biographies Your Kids Will Love

I love biographies for kids and I feel that they've come a long way in the last several years from the dry, boring books they used to be. This post is a huge list of categorized biographies for kids that you will love!

Read "Who Were the Beatles?" by Geoff Edgers available from Rakuten Kobo. Almost everyone can sing along with the Beatles, but how many young readers know their whole story? Geoff Edgers, a Bost. Beatles Books, The Beatles, Great Books, New Books, Amazing Books, Thing 1, The Fab Four, Music Classroom, Classroom Ideas

Who Were the Beatles?

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Buy Who Was Elvis Presley? by Geoff Edgers from Boomerang Books, Australia's Online Independent Bookstore Elvis Presley, Priscilla Presley, Boomerang Books, Rock Music History, Black And White Illustration, Blues Music, Thats The Way, Gospel Music, Graceland

Who Was Elvis Presley? (Who Was...?)

Profiles the ""King of Rock 'n Roll,"" focusing on how he got his start in singing and how his style influenced later musicians.

Buy Who Was Jim Henson? by Joan Holub, Nancy Harrison, Who HQ and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles! The Muppet Show, Jim Henson, Penguin Random House, Black And White Illustration, Science And Nature, Biography, Puppets, New Books, Childrens Books

Who Was Jim Henson? by Joan Holub, Who HQ: 9780448454061 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

About Who Was Jim Henson? A boy who loved drawing animals A teenager whose puppet shows were on TV The creator of the world-famous Muppets Jim Henson broke into television with a five-minute puppetry segment when he was only a freshman in college. He created puppets like none ever seen before, with expressive fabric faces and rod-controlled arms. His Muppets became world-renowned celebrities and formed the backbone of a media empire. With black-and-white illustrations throughout, this…

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Who Was Roald Dahl?

About Who Was Roald Dahl? Just in time for Roahl Dahl Month! Roald Dahl is one of the most famous children’s book authors ever. Now in this Who Was . . . ? biography, children will learn of his real-life adventures. A flying ace for the British Air Force, he was married to an Academy Award-winning actress. He also wrote books and screenplays for adults. Entertaining and readable, this biography has 80 black-and-white illustrations.