Goethals and the Panama Canal, Howard Fast, illus. The Story of the Pullman Porter, Patricia and Frederick McKissack, Walker and Company,photos, index and bibliography, ages 10 and up A telling of the heroic struggles of the Pullman car porters from and aspects of the civil rights struggle and labor history of the first black union.
Takes jabs at the lack of imagination in public education and popular culture. Little Brother of the Wilderness: The story revolves around the work of Leo Hart in creating a school the Okies could call their own.
Growing Up in Coal Country, Susan Campbell Bartoletti, Houghton Mifflin, Boston,ages Labor history through voices of the men, women, and children who immigrated to and worked in the anthracite mines of Pennsylvania at the turn of the century.
Mikhail Ilin, Houghton Mifflin,ages Written for Soviet children ages to acquaint them with the Five-Year Plan of construction, launched in October,as well as to the nature of a planned economy and social planning.
Inspired by her Irish immigrant friend, relatives in the settlement house movement and an article in the newspaper about Mother Jones, she becomes involved in the child labor movement. Best when it takes on substandard housing, police and government corruption and unemployment.
The Birchbark House, Louise Erdich, Hyperion,ages The first in a planned series of ten historical novels for children dealing with western expansion chronicling her Ojibwe ancestors move from Northern Wisconsin to North Dakota.
The Tall Hunter, Howard Fast, illus. Her entries go from average activities for her age only to become a journal of the death and destruction surrounding her in Sarajevo. Nancy Hanks of Wilderness Road: Turning Night Into Day: All Times, All Peoples: The mother eventually takes her daughter and leaves her drunken, abusive husband, who is also a reactionary cop trying to get rid of the "crazy women" who come to the New York state capital to win supporters and congressional votes.
Also chronicles the life of the Hine who was working as an investigative photographer for the National Child Labor Committee, and through his journalism, helped the effort to create child labor laws. The Time Machine, H. Coal Camp Girl, Lois Lenski, Lippincott, ages Life focused on a child adventures related to the dangers and poverty of a s mining community in West Virginia but does not question the industry or the system.
Contains commentary about the political events surrounding the context of the letters. The Railway ChildrenE dith Nesbit, First published, with many reissues, ages From Fabian Socialist Nesbit--A book about a mother and her three children who have very little money, yet persevere through exciting adventures and financial conflicts.
Making Waves, Barbara Williams, Dial Books,ages A young girl who survived the sinking of the Titanic from second-class becomes class conscious and politically active. Blunt stories horrible conditions--long hours, very little pay, and hazardous work.
Song of the Trees, Mildred Taylor, Dial Books,ages Set during the Depression, a rural family in Mississippi militantly defends the forest on their land from being destroyed by capitalist lumber barons.
Banned as undesirably vulgar for schoolchildren inthe story of Tom Paine. The young man witnessed shocking abuse from which most middle-class Western children have been carefully shielded: Wells,ages 9 and up Three Fat Men:Annotated Bibliography of Children’s Books. May 20, by La Leche League of MA/RI/VT.
Book 1, The Twins’ Beginning! tells the story of the news of the twins’ birth. Delightful childrens’ book which helps siblings anticipate the arrival of a new baby by comparing some of the things a mother experiences while pregnant and.
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Write out a bibliographic citation for the book. Include the author's name, title (in italics), "Illustrated by" illustrator's name, place of publication, publisher and year. In addition to reading aloud one must inoculate the child with a desire to sit down by himself with a book.".
Anton S. Makarenko, Lectures to Parents, This is the start of an ongoing broad bibliography of children's literature for MIA with title first, divided by age range and fiction/non-fiction.
A tutorial from the University of Wisconsin Writing Center; includes examples of different types of annotated bibliographies plus links to citation style guides. However, when citing a book where the illustrations are essential to understanding the content—a children’s picture book or a graphic novel, for example—it would be appropriate to cite both the author and the illustrator, especially if they.
Feb 13, · Edit Article How to Write a Bibliography. Four Methods: Sample Bibliographies Writing an APA Bibliography Writing a MLA Bibliography Writing a CMS Bibliography Community Q&A When you write a paper or a book, it's important to include a bibliography.
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