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Teaching U.S. history through children's literature : post-World War II

Author: Wanda J Miller
Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Teacher Ideas Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This resource helps you use fiction and nonfiction titles (e.g., Year of Impossible Goodbyes, The Gold Cadillac, Just Like Martin, Journey of the Sparrows, and The Shimmershine Queens) to teach middle grade students about modern U.S. history. Chapters on the Korean War, the Civil Rights Movement, the Women's Rights Movement, Space Exploration, the Vietnam War, Celebrating Our Multicultural Heritage, and the Persian  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile literature Bibliography
Juvenile fiction Bibliography
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wanda J Miller
ISBN: 156308581X 9781563085819
OCLC Number: 39655394
Description: xiii, 229 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Teaching United States history through children's literature
Responsibility: Wanda J. Miller.
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This work uses titles recommended by educators and reviewers to integrate historical fiction and non-fiction with phases or aspects of modern US history, including the Korean War, the civil rights  Read more...

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