The Great Depression and World War II

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Follows the history of the United States from the Great Depression through World War II. This book, which follows a student researcher investigating primary sources, will be an excellent selection for readers who want to know more about this challenging period in US history.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 973
Lexile 850
ATOS Reading Level 5.4
Guided Reading Level X
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781610801997), Paperback (9781610802871), PDF (9781610802178), ePub (9781610807548), Hosted ebook (9781610802178H), Kindle (9781631374395)
Copyright 2012
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs

Library Media Connections - History Digs

Stories in each title are told through the eyes of a student who acts as a historian gathering facts, artifacts, and photographs from interviews, museums, and other locations. A mission is given at the beginning of each book. Although the chapters are short, these are good starter books for historical periods. Read a full review in the May/June 2012 edition of Library Media Connections by Sue N. Howard, Educational Reviewer, Memphis, Tennessee. This series is Recommended

Author: Sheryl Peterson

  • Your Mission
  • What You Know
  • Hard Times Hit
  • Roosevelt to the Rescue
  • Black Blizzards
  • Growing Up in the Great Depression
  • The United States at War
  • At Home and Overseas
  • Mission Accomplished!
  • Consider This
  • Glossary
  • Learn More
  • Further Missions
  • Index