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Historical Fiction Read Alouds: Bring American History to Life

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Are you looking for read aloud books that will bring American History to life for your elementary or middle school students? Join Monica Burns as she shares an annotated list of books she has used in her classroom to help her students learn about important events and people in American History. These texts are perfect for teachers looking for content area books to use for literacy instruction, or for teachers in a Social Studies classroom looking to excite their students with historical fiction picture books. Monica will also explore lesson ideas and tips that help bring these texts to life for your students.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: General
Last aired on: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 @ 1:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Digital Media, Reading & Writing
Tags: books, elementary, History, literacy, middle school, Reading, Social Studies

Reviews (65)

Great Suggestions!
Full Member
Thank you! I'm always interested in hearing about new books to share with my students!
Nice work
Full Member
Good ideas. Now I have to find these books.
Full Member
So many excellent options! Thank you!
Full Member
Wonderful book suggestions! Can't wait to start my library!
Full Member
Great information!! Thank you!
Basic Member
Thanks for sharing all the historical read aloud books for students at all
grade levels. Your webinar was very thorough and resourceful.
Full Member
Good presentation ration, thankyou!
Basic Member
This was a treat and a great resource! I will be using this books in my classroom throughout next year thank you!!
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