If you looking for living books to use for your next American History Unit Study or just to supplement the curriculum you are already using, look no further. Here I have put together some of our favorite book series to help you teach American History. I am just showing you a few examples for each series, but aside from the craft books, there are many more options to explore.
A picture book of series
Who was/is? Book Series
Biography Series by Ingri & Edgar Parin D’Aulaire
The American Story Series by Betsy & Giulio Maestro
The If you… series by Scholastic
What was/is? Book Series
You wouldn’t want to be… series
Jean Fritz also writes a lot of American History books
American Kids in History
An activity guide to…
READ A-LOUDS (or books for older kids)
The Sowers Series
Childhood of Famous Americans Series
I hope this has been a great starting point for creating your own American History curriculum. There are so many more wonderful books to explore. Share with me in the comments some of you favorite American History books.
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