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One Year Condensed Intro to American History, Book Collection
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$159.81
Age Range: 9-12
Grade Range: 4-7

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This collection of books is included in History / Bible / Literature D+E. If you don't need notes or a schedule, but are just looking for some excellent supplemental reading, this book collection is for you! American history from the Spanish conquistadors to the present day. This program contains the best-of-the-best history resources from Sonlight's D and E History programs and is sure to fuel a lifetime love for learning in your children.

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This collection of books is included in History / Bible / Literature D+E. If you don't need notes or a schedule, but are just looking for some excellent supplemental reading, this book collection is for you! American history from the Spanish conquistadors to the present day. This program contains the best-of-the-best history resources from Sonlight's D and E History programs and is sure to fuel a lifetime love for learning in your children.

  • Journey to exciting, unknown lands with Christopher Columbus.
  • Navigate the many trials and triumphs faced by great Americans as they seek to establish, preserve and build a young nation.
  • Bask in the richness of our American heritage as you and your children learn soul-stirring songs and famous quotes that inspired the building of the USA.

Your studies will be anchored by Daniel Boorstin's esteemed work, Landmark History of the American People, along with other books that will give your children a practical understanding of America's past. You'll discover how the American perspective spurred innovation and invention around the globe. With this selection of History and Literature books you'll also discuss racial issues, mass immigration, women's suffrage, the labor movement and the Great Depression as you see how they all impacted the social, political, economic and spiritual climate of the United States today.

History
  • The Lewis & Clark Expedition
    A highly readable account of the quintessentially American adventure of discovery and hardship as Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led their men on an exploration of "the interior parts of North America."
    Retail: $11.99
Read-Alouds
  • The Sign of the Beaver
    A white boy in the Maine wilderness is rescued by an Indian chief.
    Retail: $8.99
  • Toliver's Secret
    Ten-year old Ellen Toliver must conquer her timidity to take a secret message through enemy lines during the Revolutionary War.
    Retail: $6.99
  • The Great Turkey Walk
    "Git along, little . . . turkeys"? Yep! In 1860, a fifteen-year-old boy attempts to herd one thousand turkeys from Missouri to Denver, Colorado, in hopes of selling them at a profit.
    Retail: $8.99
  • The Great Wheel
    Engrossing story about the first—and largest—Ferris Wheel ever built. Told by one of the workers who built it.
    Retail: $9.99
  • A Summer of Sundays
    Eland. Middle child Sunday Fowler is too young for her sisters and too old for her brothers. How can she stand out in such a large family? Her opportunity comes when the family moves to a small town so...
    Retail: $9.99
Readers
  • What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?
    Breezy biography by award-winning author gives insights into Franklin's intriguing life and personality.
    Retail: $6.99
  • Pocahontas and the Strangers
    Familiar story of a young Indian girl who saved the life of John Smith, an early American frontiersman.
    Retail: $7.99
  • Phoebe the Spy
    Dramatic true story of a little girl who foiled a plan to kill George Washington.
    Retail: $6.99
  • Sarah, Plain and Tall
    Award-winning story of a frontier American widower who advertises for a wife . . . and gets Sarah.
    Retail: $7.99
  • Om-kas-toe
    Om-kas-toe is a member of the Blackfeet Indian tribe in the early 1700s – before horses.
    Retail: $8.99
  • By the Great Horn Spoon
    To save his aunt's home, young Jack and his butler rush off to California to join the '49ers in their hunt for gold. Fun!
    Retail: $8.99
  • Freedom Train
    Fascinating biography of Harriet Tubman, a black woman who risked her life helping other slaves reach freedom on the Underground Railroad.
    Retail: $6.99
  • Shades of Gray
    Thought-provoking story of a boy who was orphaned by the Civil War as he struggles to forgive "the enemy" and discover what true courage is all about.
    Retail: $7.99
  • Turn Homeward, Hannalee
    Two thousand Georgia textile workers were shipped North against their will to work in Yankee mills. Twelve-year old Hannalee was one of them. This is the true story of how she fulfilled her promise to...
    Retail: $7.99
  • Old Yeller
    The touching Newbery Honor story about a boy and the dog he loves. Set during frontier days in the Texas hill country.
    Retail: $6.99
  • Thimble Summer
    Newbery Medal winner about a mid-American farm family in the early 20th century. Charming.
    Retail: $7.99
  • The Seventeenth Swap
    Eric wants to buy his young crippled friend Jimmy a pair of red cowboy boots.
    Retail: $10.99
  • The Wright Brothers
    A delightful account of the exploits, the family life, and the character of the two bike builders who are generally credited with having been the first to engage in powered flight.
    Retail: $5.99
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