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Jodi Shaw - Economic Hardship and Struggle

by JShaw_0 | 10 items

Books with characters, plot and/or theme of economic struggle.

Created on: October 28, 2016

MPL: Canada Day Titles

by Nineshadesofnifty | 17 items

Happy Canada Day! Canada Day was first called Dominion Day and happens every July 1st. It celebrates Canada's birthday and is anniversary of the 1867 enactment of the British North American Act (now known as the Constitution Act) which united three British colonies into the country of Canada within...

Created on: June 21, 2011

United States Congressional material

by C8n024q7e3 | 25 items

Created on: January 07, 2013

Movies about Immigration

by BKLYNDouglasC | 10 items

Dramatic movies about Mexicans and Central Americans moving to the United States.

Created on: March 21, 2015

BKLYN Centennial: America in the First World War

by BKLYNPeterO | 10 items

April 2017 marks the hundred-year-anniversary of the United States' entry into the Great War, also known as the First World War (1914-1918). Learn about how American involvement in the cataclysmic 'war to end all wars' and its aftermath inaugurated a new world-historical role for the U.S. that woul...

Created on: April 19, 2017

BKLYN eclipse, the moon, and space

by BKLYNCORINAB | 20 items

A total solar eclipse, visible from the United States, will occur on August 21, 2017. We're featuring nonfiction books about eclipses, Earth's moon, space, and astrophysics. Learn more about the eclipse at: https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/

Created on: August 03, 2017

U.S. social history for middle grade and up

by BKLYNChrsm | 7 items

Titles that discuss the sometimes forgotten histories of the United States.

Created on: May 11, 2016

Industrial Revolution

by mtborger | 10 items

Unit Goal: For 6th grade Gifted classes this unit will examine the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century that will later be compared to the Digital Revolution of the 21st century. Students will use these materials to discover the technologies and social forces that inspired the industrializati...

Created on: August 16, 2016

BKLYN Jerusalem: Israel, Palestine & the Balfour Declaration at 100

by BKLYNPeterO | 11 items

Whether you are looking to read about the centenary of the Balfour Declaration (1917) or are curious about the United States' new stance toward Jerusalem, consider the titles listed under this booklist.

Created on: December 04, 2017

Bklyn BookMatch Antebellum Historical Fiction and Quirky Mysteries

by BklynLisaG | 7 items

For a fan of Colson Whitehead's Underground Railroad, looking for historical fiction with a focus on antebellum United States, and quirky mysteries with vivid settings, similar to French author Daniel Pennac's Benjamin Malaussene series.

Created on: March 15, 2018