This powerpoint presents the 2013 Notable Books in the Social Studies sponsored by the Children's Book Council and the National Council for Social Studies. There are 77 titles on the list. I have a resource list of internet connections to each book if any viewer is interested.
- 1. Presented by Karen Hildebrand firstname.lastname@example.org Committee member for the NCSS Notable SS Books
2. Book Review Committee >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> The National Council For Social Studies The Childrens Book Council Since 1972 Email: email@example.com 3. For children in grades K-12 Published in 2012 Criteria: ~ emphasize human relations ~ represent a diversity of groups ~ sensitive to a broad range of cultural experiences ~ present an original theme or a fresh slant on a traditional topic ~ easily readable ~ high literary quality ~ pleasing format ~ where appropriate, include illustrations that enrich the text 4. Thematic Strands of the NCSS Curriculum Standards for Social Studies Culture Time, Continuity, and Change People, Places, and Environments Individual Development and Identity Individuals, Groups, and Institutions Power, Authority, and Governance Production, Distribution, and Consumption Science, Technology, and Society Global Connections Civic Ideals and Practices 5. Biography 6. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RJeuXJqO-Lg http://www.jpost.com/ LandedPages/PrintArticle. aspx?id=76090 7. http://myloc.gov/Multimedia/Gutenberg.aspx 8. From the Good Mountain A Companion Guide for Adults and Children How Books Were Made in the Fifteenth Century Contents: Paper, Leather, Gold, Ink, Type, The Press, Illumination, Types, Bookbinding, Paper, Printers 9. Benjamin Banneker Frederick Douglass W.E.B. DuBois Booker T. Washington A. Philip Randolph Thurgood Marshall Jackie Robinson Martin Luther King, Jr. Malcolm X Barack Obama 10. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zw2rJL2YaPw 11. http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675069221_baby-panda_Brookfield-Zoo _an-old-panda_meet-each-other 1936 Mrs. Ruth Harkness 12. 1948 13. Movie release: October 18, 2013 14. Contemporary Concerns Mary Sullivan 15. http://www.thepiratetree.com/2012/12/06/self-discovery-happens-when-war-comes-home/ 16. Setting 1963 17. http://www.mylifetime.com/movies/the-pregnancy-project/video https://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=rQ0m8raInHo 18. Environments/Energy/Ecology https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVRXoCJDlEw http://www.barbrosenstock.com/read/Cam ping_Trip_Tools_BarbRosenstock.pdf 19. Set in Malawi, 1987 20. http://www.ted.com/talks/william_kamkwamba_how_i_harnessed_the_wind.html 21. http://movingwindmills.org/ 22. Folktales 23. http://bookdragon.si.edu/ ?s=the+wooden+sword 24. Geography/People/Places http://www.tinanichols coury.com/teacherfuns tuff.html 25. http://www.FugeesFamily.org/ 26. Cameroon $3.77 Kennewick Man remains Columbia River Kennewick, WA China 27. Thailand Basque country Spain Malawi Cairo, Egypt 28. Available on the authors website: http://shanaburg.com/educators/ 29. http://www.randomhouse.com/teachers/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/ SLM_ThundWhpsrRedUmb_flipEG.pdf 30. http://www.pbs.org/treasuresoftheworld/a_nav/guernica_nav/main_guerfrm.html Pablo Picasso: Guernica 1937 31. History/ Life and culture in the Americas Back cover: What would you do if you had the chance to help a person find freedom? 32. http://www.audreyvernick.com/Brothers%20At%20Bat%20Curriculum%20Guide.pdf 33. January 25, 1896 - November 1, 1927 34. http://www.cbcdiversity.com/2012/10/book-spotlight-fifty-cents-and-dream.html 35. http://vimeo.com/57612691 36. http://6elementssje.blogspot.com/2012/02/we-march-element-three.html 37. http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/entertainment/july-dec08/nmpoetry_11-19.html 38. Cynthia Grady Michele Wood Eerdmans Publishing 39. Cotton Boll I need the music of my forebears from Afrik, but take the mending to my lap And work beside the Missus chair. A spell Of quiet sewing, restful breath it soothe My soul, dangling by a thread that been spun Like cotton fiber grown and pinched on this Hell place. Before I know, Im rocking with the rhythm of the stitching, humming low The melody of Gilead. A balm For hunger, sorrow, heartache, yes, he is. A healing ointment found in Gilead on the eastern shore of the Jordan River was so curative that it was equal in worth to salt, a precious commodity in ancient times 40. http://www.candlewick.com/book_files/0763650803.art.1.pdf 41. http://www.wgbh.org/programs/The-Point-298/episodes/Martin-Sandler-41565 42. http://www.charlesbridge.com/productdetails.cfm?PC=5585 9 Page Teacher Guide + Readers Theater 43. http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=molasses-flood-physics-science 44. 1898, Wilmington, North Carolina Author Barbara Wright 45. Burning the Wilmington Daily Record building 46. 1866 47. http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/worksheets/photo_analysis_worksheet.pdf 48. 1934 Negro All-Star Game 49. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zaVNI67fElQ 50. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kyL8ANQofNI 51. http://shelleypearsall.com/ 52. The 555th Parachute Infantry Battalion The Triple Nickels 53. Sneak Peek 54. Reference http://www.jimmurphybooks.com/index.htm 55. http://sundaycummins.wordpress.com/2013/01/22/ interview-with-marc-aronson-author-of-master-of-deceit/ 56. Social Interactions/ Relationships 57. Trilogy: Once, Then, Now 1963, Mississippi 58. Sonia Manzano Scholastic Press Pura Belpre Honor Book 59. http://therevolutionofevelynserrano.com/ 1969 Spanish Harlem El Barrio The Young Lords Activists 60. Alfred Holmes, left, escorts his son Hamilton Holmes, right, and Charlayne Hunter, center, to the registrar's office at the University of Georgia, on Jan. 9, 1961. 61. Langston Hughes and Bryan Collier 62. Cambodia to America Mexico to America From slavery To freedom 63. World History and Culture 64. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HIiTb55PdIA 65. http://us.macmillan.com/ bomb/SteveSheinkin 66. 1947, India 67. http://www.irfanmaster.com/resources 68. Elizabeth E. Wein Doubleday Canada 69. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3kLMupsGhJk 70. British cover 71. http://www.handsaroundthelibrary.com/ 72. Jan. 25, 2011 73. http://www.facebook.com/HandsAroundTheLibrary?ref=ts&fref=ts 74. Librarian of Congress James Billington and Ismail Serageldin, director of Egypt's Bibliotheca Alexandrina, shake on an agreement in the new World Digital Library program. 75. http://thechildrenswar.blogspot.com/2012/03/my-family-for-war-by-anne-c- voorhoeve.html 76. http://www.kindertransport.org/default.aspx 77. http://www.candlewick.com/book_files/0763629766.btg.1.pdf 78. http://doreenrappaport.com/study-guides/ 79. The Story of the Olympics in Ancient and Early Modern Times By Benson Bobrick 80. http://www.socialstudies.org/resources/notable 81. Questions? Comments? firstname.lastname@example.org