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NOTABLE SOCIAL STUDIES TRADE BOOKS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE 2014

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This slideshow presents the Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2014. Outstanding books in the area of social studies are chosen annually by a committee sponsored by the Children's Book Council and the National Council of Social Studies. Karen Hildebrand, a member of the committee, prepared this powerpoint for conference presentations and professional development opportunities.

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NOTABLE SOCIAL STUDIES TRADE BOOKS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE 2014

  1. 1. Notable Social Studies Trade Books 2014 Presented by Karen Hildebrand Selection committee member
  2. 2. Contact me for “hotlinks” handouts: hildebka@gmail.com
  3. 3. Book Review Committee >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> The National Council For Social Studies The Children’s Book Council Since 1972 Email: hildebka@gmail.com
  4. 4. 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
  5. 5. 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
  6. 6. 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
  7. 7. Examining the Evidence: Seven Strategies for Teaching with Primary Sources Hilary Mae Austin Kathleen Thompson Capstone Press, 2015 http://www.capstonepub.com/product/9781625216304
  8. 8. Many Texts, Many Voices; Teaching Literacy and Social Justice to Young Learners in the Digital Age Penny Silvers Mary C. Shorey Stenhouse Press, 2012 http://www.stenhouse.com/html/many-texts-many-voices.htm
  9. 9. Maya Angelou 1928-2014
  10. 10. PICTURE BOOKS
  11. 11. Jonathan Bean
  12. 12. Laura Vaccaro Seeger
  13. 13. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2b24Ewk934g
  14. 14. Alvaro F. Villa
  15. 15. Gujarat, India Hindu Caste system
  16. 16. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ca1ikQioetM http://librarianinacandyshop.blogspot.com/2013/07/pancho-rabbit-and-coyote-by- duncan.html http://duncantonatiuh.wordpress.com/ Resources for Pancho and the Coyote:
  17. 17. Set in Mauritania. Tradition of the malafa.
  18. 18. Rachel Isadora
  19. 19. Ecuador
  20. 20. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=knCDoBEiv3M
  21. 21. http://www.chitradivakaruni.com/ Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
  22. 22. Barbara Brown
  23. 23. P A U L F L E I S C H M A N
  24. 24. Picture Books Based on Actual events or Family stories
  25. 25. http://www.nationalww2museum.org/learn/knit-your-bit/
  26. 26. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8VLjZPqJqE0
  27. 27. Helen Foster James & Virginia Shin-Mui Loh
  28. 28. Icy Smith
  29. 29. 1943-1945 Occupation of Hong Kong
  30. 30. Illustrator and Author Allen Say Yuriko
  31. 31. Founder of Earth Day, Denis Hayes, 1970
  32. 32. PICTURE BOOK BIOGRAPHIES
  33. 33. Clive Campbell, 1970’s – Hip Hop
  34. 34. http://www.nelsonmandela.org/content/page/speeches
  35. 35. Henrietta Leavitt, Pioneering Woman Astronomer 1890s
  36. 36. Author: Julie Cummins How Ruth Elder Soared into America’s Heart
  37. 37. 1821- 1910
  38. 38. H. Joseph Hopkins Kate Sessions: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever 1880’s
  39. 39. The voice of Frost’s oldest daughter, Lesley
  40. 40. Nonfiction/ Informational Text Picture Books
  41. 41. Aleksandra & Daniel Mizielinski
  42. 42. https://www.teachervision.com/tv/printables/macmillan/frog-song_tg.pdf
  43. 43. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9HlMdUtEf00
  44. 44. Judith & Dennis Fradin
  45. 45. Zeni Kenichi Zeni Zenimura
  46. 46. http://deborahleerose.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Jimmy-the-Joey-Teachers-Guide- FINAL-lo-res.pdf Port Macquarie, Australia
  47. 47. Jill Robinson Chengdu, China
  48. 48. ~ Jumping in puddles can inspire scuba diving. ~ Dirty hands can lead to dinosaur bones! ~ Backyard star-gazing inspires future astronauts.
  49. 49. Roxane Orgill
  50. 50. Russell Freedman
  51. 51. Kathleen Krull and Kathryn Hewitt
  52. 52. NON-FICTION - INFORMATIONAL TEXT
  53. 53. http://www.hbook.com/2013/08/authors-illustrators/five-questions-for-mitali-perkins/#_
  54. 54. Russell Freedman
  55. 55. Martin W. Sandler
  56. 56. Mary Losure 1798
  57. 57. Amy Ehrlich
  58. 58. Sean Callery
  59. 59. Sean Stewart Price
  60. 60. http://shelleypearsall.com/JumpInToTheSky_EG_WEB.pdf
  61. 61. Wartime secret agent Pearl Witherington Cornioley
  62. 62. HISTORICAL & CONTEMPORARY FICTION
  63. 63. Monica Edinger
  64. 64. Hindu or Jewish? Both?? Tara (Hindi: “star”) Feinstein
  65. 65. “A picture is worth a thousand words.”
  66. 66. Tuscarora Native Reservation, New York State 1975 Lewis Blake and George Haddonfield
  67. 67. 1830 Mississippi
  68. 68. MAL PEET
  69. 69. Katie Quirk Tanzania, 1970s- Shida hopes to become a healer
  70. 70. 1870, Louisiana – Reconstruction Chinese workers
  71. 71. 1739 - Fort Mose, Spanish Florida
  72. 72. 1871 - Placid, Wisconsin Passenger pigeons, counterfeiters & Missing persons
  73. 73. 1854
  74. 74. “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.
  75. 75. The Broad Street Pump Dr. John Snow Memorial Rev. Henry Whitehead Dr. John Snow
  76. 76. Victoria McKernan 1860’s San Francisco
  77. 77. Willow Chance
  78. 78. Makah Indians, 1920s Whale Hunters
  79. 79. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZE_xydfsOc
  80. 80. Muskegon, Michigan
  81. 81. 1898 Boxer Rebellion In China
  82. 82. Poetry
  83. 83. http://www.annburg.com/SerafinaTheCommonCore.html Port-au-Prince, Haiti Earthquake victim
  84. 84. http://myaamiahistory.wordpress.com/ 2013/11/12/faqssalt/
  85. 85. Based on the real life of Odette Myers. From her autobiography, “Doors to Madame Marie”
  86. 86. Tula: Gertrudis Gomez de Avellaneda, mid 1800’s
  87. 87. Displacement Loneliness Bullying Romance Loyalty Forgiveness
  88. 88. but …
  89. 89. Scott O’Dell Historical Fiction Award
  90. 90. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPmmh_h2c9U
  91. 91. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYnJSpiufUU
  92. 92. As seen by Matt James
  93. 93. The Mad Potter of Biloxi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1TY2JNDxdU
  94. 94. http://www.socialstudies.org/notable
  95. 95. 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
  96. 96. Questions? Comments? hildebka@gmail.com

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