Bibliography — Students
Bibliography — Teachers

Print Bibliography – Students

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Anderson, Maxine. Great Civil War Projects You Can Build Yourself. Fort Collins, CO: Nomad Press, 2005.

Agel, Jerome & Gerberg, Mort. The U.S. Declaration of Independence for Everyone, The Berkley Pub. Group, 2001.

Bausum, Ann. With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman’s Right to Vote. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2004.


Be an Innovator Like...Rosa Parks. The Henry Ford, 2013. 


Carson, Mary Kay. The Underground Railroad for Kids: From Slavery to Freedom, Chicago Review Press, 2005.

Fradin, Dennis Brindell. The Signers: The 56 Stories Behind the Declaration of Independence, Walker Publishing Co., 2002.

Freedman, Russell. Lincoln: A Photobiography, Clarion Books, 1987.

Freedman, Russell. Give Me Liberty: The Story of the Declaration of Independence. New York: Holiday House, 2002.

Hakim, Joy. Freedom: A History of US (PBS companion book, 2003).

Herbert, Janis. The American Revolution for Kids, Chicago Review Press, 2002.

Herbert, Janis. The Civil War for Kids, Chicago Review Press, 1999.

Horton, James Oliver and Horton, Lois E. Slavery and the Making of America (for adults), Oxford University Press, 2005 (companion to PBS series).

King, Casey and Osborne, Linda Barrett. Oh Freedom!—Kids Talk about the Civil Rights Movement with the People Who Made It Happen. New York: Knopf Books for Young Readers, 1997.

King, Martin Luther, and Coretta Scott King, I Have a Dream, Scholastic Trade, 1997.

Levine., Ellen. Freedoms Children: Young Civil Rights Activists Tell Their Own Stories. Putnam Publishing Group, 2000.

Marrin, Albert. George Washington and the Founding of a Nation, Dutton Children’s Books, 2001.

McKissack, Patricia C. and Frederick L. Days of Jubilee: The End of Slavery in the United States, Scholastic Press, 2003.

McPherson, James. Fields of Fury: The American Civil War New York: Atheneum, 2002.

Meltzer, Milton. There Comes a Time: The Struggle for Civil Rights, 2001.

McWhorter, Diane. A Dream of Freedom: The Civil Rights Movement. New York: Scholastic Nonfiction, 2004.

Parks, Rosa, and Gregory J. Reed, Dear Mrs. Parks: A Dialogue With Today's Youth, Lee & Low Books, 1996.