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Notable Social Studies Trade Books 2014

Notable Social Studies Trade Books 2014



Presentation of the 2014 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People. Books were published in 2013. Presented by Karen Hildebrand, member of the selection committee sponsored by the Children's ...

Presentation of the 2014 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People. Books were published in 2013. Presented by Karen Hildebrand, member of the selection committee sponsored by the Children's Book Council and the National Council for Social Studies.



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    Notable Social Studies Trade Books 2014 Notable Social Studies Trade Books 2014 Presentation Transcript

    • ELA: Root of STEM and CORE Notable Social Studies Trade Books Presented by Karen Hildebrand Committee member for CBC/NCSS
    • Notable Social Studies Trade Books 2014 Presented by Karen Hildebrand Selection committee member
    • Contact me for “hotlinks” handouts: hildebka@gmail.com
    • Book Review Committee >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> The National Council For Social Studies The Children’s Book Council Since 1972 Email: hildebka@gmail.com
    • For children in grades K-12 Published in 2013 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
    • 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
    • Key Ideas and Details: ~ cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources ~ determine central ideas of information of primary or secondary source ~ provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions ~ identify key steps in a text’s description of a process related to history/social studies (how a bill becomes a law; how interest rates are raised or lowered Craft and Structure ~ determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in text ~ vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies ~ describe how a text presents information (sequentially, comparatively, causally) ~ identify aspects of text that reveal author’s point of view or purpose (loaded language, inclusion or avoidance of particular facts) Integration of Knowledge and Ideas ~ integrate visual information (charts, graphs, photographs, videos ,maps) ~ distinguish among fact, opinion, and reasoned judgment in a text ~ analyze relationship between a primary and secondary source on same topic Range of Reading Level of Text Complexity ~ read and comprehend history/social studies texts in grades 6-8 text complexity band independently and proficiently
    • Jonathan Bean
    • Laura Vaccaro Seeger
    • Alvaro F. Villa
    • Gujarat, India Hindu Caste system
    • Set in Mauritania. Tradition of the malafa.
    • Rachel Isadora
    • http://www.reading.org/General/Publications/blog/BlogSinglePost/engage/2013/07/17/ planting-seeds-for-fiction-one-fact-at-a-time#.Ut89k470AdU
    • ChitraBanerjeeDivakaruni http://www.chitradivakaruni.com/
    • Barbara Brown
    • Picture Books Based on Actual events or Family stories
    • Helen Foster James & Virginia Shin-MuiLoh
    • Icy Smith
    • Illustrator and Author Allen Say
    • http://authorsforearthday.org/ blog/?p=302
    • Henrietta Leavitt, Pioneering Woman Astronomer 1890s
    • Author: Julie Cummins How Ruth Elder Soared into America’s Heart
    • Kate Sessions: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever H. Joseph Hopkins
    • Nonfiction/ Informational Text Picture Books
    • Aleksandra & Daniel Mizielinski
    • https://www.teachervision.com/tv/printables/macmillan/frog-song_tg.pdf
    • Judith & Dennis Fradin
    • Port Macquarie, Australia http://deborahleerose.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Jimmy-the-Joey-Teachers-GuideFINAL-lo-res.pdf
    • Jill Robinson Chengdu, China
    • RoxaneOrgill
    • Russell Freedman
    • Kathleen Krull and Kathryn Hewitt
    • http://www.hbook.com/2013/08/authors-illustrators/five-questions-for-mitali-perkins/#_
    • Russell Freedman
    • Martin W. Sandler
    • Mary Losure
    • Amy Ehrlich
    • Sean Callery
    • Sean Stewart Price
    • http://shelleypearsall.com/JumpInToTheSky_EG_WEB.pdf
    • Pearl Witherington Cornioley Wartime secret agent
    • Monica Edinger
    • Tuscarora Native Reservation, New York State 1975
    • 1830 Mississippi
    • http://media.bloomsbury.com/rep/files/ teachers-guide-the-weight-of-water.pdf
    • MAL PEET
    • Katie Quirk Tanzania, 1970s
    • 1854
    • “The Wonders of a London Water Drop” Punch magazine. 1850 The image depicts a cartoonist's impression of a drop of water, from the River Thames, under a microscope. It reveals what 'creatures' might live there and, in turn, what Londoners could be swallowing on a daily basis.
    • The Broad Street Pump Dr. John Snow Memorial Dr. John Snow Rev. Henry Whitehead
    • Victoria McKernan
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZE_xydfsOc
    • http://alinesax.be/warpers/
    • Poetry
    • http://www.pinterest.com/pin/ 70368812901363882/ http://www.annburg.com/SerafinaTheCommonCore.html
    • http://myaamiahistory.wordpress.com/ 2013/11/12/faqssalt/
    • Tula: Gertrudis Gomez de Avellaneda, mid 1800’s
    • but …
    • Scott O’Dell Historical Fiction Award
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPmmh_h2c9U
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYnJSpiufUU
    • As seen by Matt James
    • The Mad Potter of Biloxi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1TY2JNDxdU
    • http://www.socialstudies.org/notable
    • http://delightfulchildrensbooks.com/2013/08/22/social-studies-nonfiction-picture-books/ Barbara Kerley Jeanette Winter Monica Brown Kadir Nelson Deborah Hopkinson Betsy and Giulio Maestro Andrea Davis Pinkney Joseph Bruchac Jean Fritz Russell Freedman
    • Questions? Comments? hildebka@gmail.com