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Panama Canal

Peg Hamen

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606944509

Explore the building of the Panama Canal and America's involvement through engaging text and detailed illustrations.

Reconstruction

Katie Marsico

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 1606944487

Learn about recontruction in American history through engaging text, detailed illustrations and photos of artifacts.

Slavery in America

Katie Marsico

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606944479

Explore the time of slavery in America through engaging text, detailed illustrations and photos of artifacts.

Vikings

Don McLeese

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606944349

Read a graphic book about vikings, the fierce Norse warriors of the sea.

Spartans

Don McLeese

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606944363

Read about spartans, the ancient Greek warriors, in a graphic book.

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 8

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727142

Volume 8: Ross, John to Thanksgiving

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 9

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727159

Volume 9: The-Other-Magpie to Zuni

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 10

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727166

Volume 10: Cumulative Index & Projects

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 6

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727128

Volume 6: Massasoit to Pamunkey

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 7

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727135

Volume 7: Papoose to Rosebud Reservation

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 3

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727098

Volume 3: Confederacy to Fort Stanwix Treaty

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 4

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604724219

Volume 4: Fox to Indian Territory

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 5

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727111

Volume 5: Indian Wars to Massachuset

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 2

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727081

Volume 2: Bonepickers to Comanchero

Rourke's Native American History and Culture Encyclopedia, Volume 1

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727074

Volume 1: Abalone Shells to Bone Artifacts

The Alamo

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179737

About 3 million people visit the Alamo every year. First started as a mission to convert Native Americans to Christianity, then occupied by Spanish soldiers and becoming a place of turmoil and battle between Mexico and Texas, it is now proudly restored and stands as one of our nations most valued symbols. Learn all about the key people who fought in these battles, from General Santa Anna, to Davy Crockett and Sam Houston, and why the Alamo is referred to as the Cradle of Texas Liberty. This book will allow students to ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

My Life as a Native American

Ann H. Matzke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618103994

Native Americans are always a big topic with students. What they hunted, wore, tribal dances, and maps that show where the different tribes settled are all included in this book. Fact-filled text boxes give additional information on these unique peoples

My Life as an Early Settler

Nancy Kelly Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618103987

Students will learn how these early settler's sailed the oceans to come to America for a new life. The struggles they faced and how their lives were forever changed. Maps, routes they took, and fact-filled text boxes add more information on Pilgrims and Puritans.

Johnny Appleseed

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104236

Sung to the tune "The Muffin Man", this rhyming title will have students giggling as they learn the tale of Johnny Appleseed.

My Life as a Pioneer

Ann H. Matzke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104052

Get on a covered wagon and explore everything about pioneers with this book. From what they ate, wore, who they encountered and where they traveled. Text boxes filled with pioneer facts add additional information on the pioneers difficult journeys to unknown lands.

What Are the Branches of Democracy?

Ann H. Matzke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104045

Teaching students about what a democracy is and how our country was founded on the Constitution, which protects our rights and freedoms, is the main focus in this title. Filled with Democracy Fact boxes which include information to reinforce the text.

What Are the US Regions?

Maureen Picard Robins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104038

This title talks about the five regions of the United States and is filled with colorful maps to indicate where these regions are. It also includes fun information about the climate in each region, what the people there do for fun, what they eat and what makes living there so enjoyable.

What's an Election?

Nancy Kelly Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104021

Students will learn the election process from beginning to end with this wonderful title. From what a candidate is, to where and when people vote, and how and why the election process is so important in our country.

One Land, Many Cultures

Maureen Picard Robins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104014

This title addresses how America Is a melting pot filled with people from all over the world. Learning about their native language, the foods they eat, and their customs are just some of the issues addressed in this book. Maps that show the different parts of the world where their ancestors came from are an added feature.

My Life as an Immigrant

Nancy Kelly Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104007

Immigrants sailed from faraway lands to come to America for opportunity. This book includes their experiences at Ellis Island, the struggles of finding employment, and learning a new language in a strange new world.