Project Overview
Language Arts Unit 1
Language Arts Unit 2
Science Unit
Social Studies Unit 1
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Unit Introduction

I. Introductory Activities

2. MLA & APA Activities

3. Preliminary Research Steps

4. Working Bibliography

5. Intro to Primary Sources

6. DI Final Project

7. Appendix



United States Historical Novel List

Titles recommended for advanced readers are in blue.

Colonial and Revolutionary American

Avi.  The Fighting Ground
Blackwood. Gary Year of the Hangman
Chance, Megan and others.  My Brother Sam Is Dead
Fleischmann, Paul.  Satunalia
Forbes, Esther. Johnny Tremain
Hawthorne, Nathaniel.  The Scarlet Letter
Lasky, Kathryn, Beyond the Burning Time
Rees, Celia.  Witch Child
Rinaldi, Ann.  Cast Two Shadows
Rinaldi, Ann.  The Fifth of March
Rinaldi, Ann.  Girl in Blue

Slavery and the Civil War, 1800’s

Adams, Richard.  Traveller
Alcott, Louisa May. Little Women
Angell, Judie.  One-Way to Ansonia
Armstrong, Jennifer.  Steal Away
Avi.  True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle
Beatty, Patricia. Turn Homeward, Hannalee
Crane, Stephen.  Red Badge of Courage
Cooper, J. California.  Family
Forman, James D.  Becca’s Story
Fox, Paula.  The Slave Dancer
Hambly, Barbara.  A Free Man of Color  (Mature Content)
Hobbs, Will.  Down the Yukon
Holland, Isabelle. Behind the Lines
Hunt, Irene.  Across Five Aprils
Lasky, Kathryn.  The Bone Wars
Ledbetter, Suzann.  A Lady Never Trifles with Thieves
Morrison, Toni.  Beloved
Myers, Walter. Dean The Glory Field
Rinaldi, Ann.  Numbering All the Bones
Rinaldi, Ann.  Wolf My the Ears
Taylor, Theodore. Walking Up a Rainbow
Mark, Twain.  The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Walter, Mildred Pitts. Second Daughter: The Story of a Slave Girl
Taylor, Theodore. Walking Up a Rainbow



Carroll, James. Secret Father
Fitzgerald, F. Scott.  The Great Gatsby
Greene, Bette.  Summer of My German soldier
Kerr, M. E.  Slap your sides: a novel
Myers, Walter Dean. Fallen Angels
Paterson, Katherine.  Jacob Have I Loved
Paulsen, Gary.  The Cookcamp
Qualey, Marsha.  Come In From the Cold



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