Resources (purchase here or borrow from the library):
of Famous Americans. These books are my favorite
biographies! They were published in the early 1900's.
Many have been republished.
Readers - History - These are great for teaching
your child fluency. They are interesting and easy to
read so they'll want to read more. I would use these
at any age that your child finds them interesting.
Readers - Science. Use these the same as history
Medal Book List, Note:
I have not read all these books. Please check them out
to make sure they will suit your family.
Medal Book List, Note:
I have not read all these books. Please check them
out to make sure they will suit your family.
books are excellent reading for grades
4th and up. This series, written in 1950-1970,
include stories of famous people and historical
events from American and world history. Some have
been republished; others you will have to find used.
guide to Landmark books is Karen Thiessen's, World
Landmark Books, A Homeschooler's Guide.
Read my complete review of
Wheeler wrote absolutely delightful biographies
of great musicians in the early 1900's. I believe
they are just starting to republish them. In the
meantime, you can buy them used at Amazon.com.
as Literature for grades 7-12.
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didn't create these lists so I can't guarantee that
all these books are suitable, but I did want you to
have the resources.
Century children's books subject index.
Project - Book list by grade level.
Timeline of American Literature, Gr 7-12.
Hurst Literature Page: Find books, websites, and
activities by subject. Wonderful resource for unit
of Famous Americans - titles listed by era and
Literature Web Guide.
Picture Book Database. Look up a term and find
a picture book related to it!
of Children's Literature. In this one, you can
search by title, author, genre, format, historical
period, ethnicity, gender, keyword, setting and awards.
Index: Search by author or title to find teaching
ideas related a particular book.
Book Search. Brings up books and e-books.
Fiction listed by Date.
History - a list of literature by topic.
List to Supplement History.
Want to know what a novel is about? Includes a novel
summary, character profiles, quotes and more.
of American Literature for grades 7-12.
Reading List from On-Lion for Kids.
of Virginia Library - list of books for young readers.
sure to subscribe to Homeschool
Radio Shows "Living Book for the Ears" newsletter. The
newsletter "brings you wonderful "old
time radio" adaptations of great books and historic
stories, chosen especially for homeschooling families,
each and every week -- and it's absolutely free."
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