Colonization of Hawai'i

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

The Racial Justice in America: AAPI Histories series explores moments and eras in America's history that have been ignored or misrepresented in education due to racial bias. Developed in conjunction with educator, advocate, and author Virginia Loh-Hagan to reach children of all races and encourage them to approach our history with open eyes and minds. Colonization of Hawai‘i explores the events in a comprehensive, honest, and age-appropriate way. Books include 21st Century Skills and Content, activities created by Loh-Hagan, table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, sidebars, educational matter, and activities.

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Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 996.9
Lexile HL690L
ATOS Reading Level 5.2
Guided Reading Level W
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781668909317), Paperback (9781668910917), PDF (9781668914090), ePub (9781668912508), Hosted ebook (9781668917275), Kindle (9781668915684)
Copyright 2023
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7 x 9
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs

Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan

Dr. Virginia Loh-Hagan was born in the luckiest of all years, the Year of the Dragon. She’s an author, university professor, curriculum designer, and former elementary school teacher. She was inspired to write this story after doing author visits. Her young audiences wanted to know more about Chinese New Year! She lives in San Diego with one well-trained husband and two very naughty dogs.

  • Chapter 1: What Does Decolonization Mean?
  • Chapter 2: What Is the History of the Colonization of Hawai‘i?
  • Chapter 3: Why Did The United States Want To Colonize Hawai‘i?
  • Chapter 4: What Are the Effects of Colonization on Hawai‘i?
  • Chapter 5: What Is the Hawaiian Sovereignty Movement?
  • Chapter 6: What Else Is Still Happening Today?
  • Show What You Know!
  • Show What You Can Do!
  • Extend Your Learning
  • Glossary
  • Index
Activities for further learning
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Table of contents
Full-color photographs, Historical photographs