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History & Social Studies for Ages 11-13

History & Social Studies for Ages 11-13

 
Dr. King was a leader of the civil rights movement, advocating for change with powerful speeches and non-violent protest. Learn about Martin Luther King's legacy with books for 10- to 13-year-olds.
Honor America's birthday with fiction and nonfiction that promotes patriotism, encourages reflection, and enlivens history.
Share biographies and historical fiction about empowered, determined women who transformed their worlds.
This adventurous, historical fiction series will get your independent reader hooked on learning about the past!
Share this historical fiction series with your independent reader. These stories, written in diary format, will transport your child to some of the most important moments in history.
Introduce your child to these great reads to honor our country's veterans and to celebrate their service.
Help your tween to navigate the complex issue of war with these books on Memorial Day -- or any day.
Introduce the topic of war to your middle grade child on Memorial Day -- or any day.
Help your children understand the 9/11 terrorist attacks through realistic fiction. Our picks can help you get started.
Explore Asia's colorful literary presence with stories and folktales.
Honor America's birthday with fiction and nonfiction that promotes patriotism, encourages reflection, and enlivens history.
Help your child understand the events and people involved in 9/11, from photos of Ground Zero and first responders to poems written in reaction to the terrorist attacks.
Your middle-schooler will enjoy these tales of ancient civilizations.
Making sense of economic issues with your kids can be difficult. Use these books to impart an understanding of what's going on in the world.

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