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Abraham Lincoln's World

Abraham Lincoln's World

Author: Foster, Genevieve
Weeks: 5+
VERY GOOD CONDITION Not only will your students learn about Abraham Lincoln, but they'll also learn about world events going on during his lifetime. Another winner by Genevieve Foster that you'll want to have on your shelves. The edition we use in...
Price: $13.20
 

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Black Ships Before Troy

Black Ships Before Troy

Author: Sutcliff, Rosemary
Weeks: 2
VERY GOOD CONDITION In this retelling of The Iliad. Sutcliff provides an engaging style that will introduce major characters and plot from one of the most dramatic stories in ancient literature. 160 pages PB
Price: $4.55
 

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Bound for Oregon

Bound for Oregon

Author: Van Leeuwen, Jean
Weeks: 3
(VERY GOOD CONDITION) A fictionalized account of the journey made by nine-year-old Mary Ellen Todd and her family from their home in Arkansas westward over the Oregon Trail in 1852. Fine historical fiction that your student is sure to enjoy!...
Price: $4.00
 

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City

City

Author: Macaulay, David
Weeks: 2
VERY GOOD CONDITION Many learning levels will enjoy the information and illustrations presented in this popular book. Although based upon an imaginary city, students can gain an understanding of the feat of Roman engineering. 112 pages PB
Price: $5.90
 

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Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun

Commodore Perry in the Land of the Shogun

Author: Blumberg, Rhoda
Weeks: 2
USED: VERY GOOD This book "details Commodore Matthew Perry's role in opening Japan's closed society to world trade in the 1850s, which is one of history's most significant diplomatic achievements." Students will enjoy this read-aloud for...
Price: $5.35
 

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Corn Grows Ripe, The

Corn Grows Ripe, The

Author: Rhoads, Dorothy
Weeks: 1
VERY GOOD CONDITION This Newbery Honor book conveys the Mayans attempt at survival and pleasing their gods, through the adventures of a fictional character named Tigre. A chapter-book, your upper-grammar students will enjoy this selection in...
Price: $4.00
 

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Corrie Ten Boom: The Watchmaker's Daughter

Corrie Ten Boom: The Watchmaker's Daughter

Author: Watson, Jean
Weeks: 3
VERY GOOD CONDITION Dialectic students will enjoy this particular biography about Corrie Ten Boom.  There are questions in the back of the book that you can use for Church History assignments, plus there are a few extra each week in the Student...
Price: $4.90
 

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D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths

D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths

Author: D'Aulaire, Ingri and Edgar Parin
Weeks: 3
VERY GOOD CONDITION In the winning D'Aulaire style, this oversized book will help your students understand more about what the ancient Greeks believed. Just enough detail for exposure to classic mythology. 192 pages PB
Price: $10.70
 

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Diary of a Napoleonic Foot Soldier, The

Diary of a Napoleonic Foot Soldier, The

Author: Jakob Walter
Weeks: 4
GOOD CONDITION This journal will be read for four weeks in unit 1 in order to make vivid connections for dialectic students. Fascinating accounts of grueling marches, disastrous campaigns, and treachery of allies give a face to the conscripts in the...
Price: $6.90
 

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Forty Acres and Maybe a Mule

Forty Acres and Maybe a Mule

Author: Robinet, Harriette Gillem
Weeks: 3
VERY GOOD CONDITION Highly recommended! Lower-grammar, upper-grammar, and dialectic students will enjoy this historical fiction read-aloud about former slaves and their desires to gain dignity while they struggle to keep their land. Your students'...
Price: $4.15
 

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George Muller: The Guardian of Bristol's Orphans

George Muller: The Guardian of Bristol's Orphans

Author: Benge, Janet and Geoff
Weeks: 3
VERY GOOD CONDITION George Muller is remembered in history for his care for thousands of Bristol's orphans and his exceptional trust in the provision of God. His ministry not only gave thousands of children food, a home, and education, but paved the...
Price: $4.90
 

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Gilded Age: A History in Documents, The

Gilded Age: A History in Documents, The

Author: Greenwood, Janette
Weeks: 5+
VERY GOOD CONDITION Students will read a "wide variety of documents to show how Americans dealt with an age of extremes from 1887 to 1900, including rapid industrialization, unemployment, unprecedented wealth, and immigration." This title...
Price: $19.20
 

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God King

God King

Author: Williamson, Joanne
Weeks: 5+
VERY GOOD CONDITION Another excellent work of historical fiction from Bethlehem Books! Your students will gain understanding about the idolatry that was so prevalent in ancient times, while also learning more about everyday customs. A treacherous...
Price: $7.70
 

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Hittite Warrior

Hittite Warrior

Author: Williamson, Joanne
Weeks: 1
VERY GOOD CONDITION Set in the time of the Judges, this gripping narrative will teach students that sometimes it is necessary to stand up against the common thinking of the day. Join Uriah the Hittite as he chooses life over sacrifice to a god. 237...
Price: $7.90
 

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India the People

India the People

Author: Kalman, Bobbie
Weeks: 1
VERY GOOD CONDITION This "Bobbie Kalman" book tells some about India's ancient history as well as the new nation (including Gandhi).  Family life and social issues are two of the many topics that are also covered.  Read for one...
Price: $4.90
 

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Life in Ancient Mexico Coloring Book

Life in Ancient Mexico Coloring Book

Author: Green, John
Weeks: 1
GOOD CONDITION Students will enjoy learning about the traditions and activities of those who lived in Ancient Mexico. This coloring book does have about four violent illustrations that you will want to avoid. Use for one week in unit 2. 48 pages PB
Price: $2.40
 

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Son of Charlemagne

Son of Charlemagne

Author: Willard, Barbara
Weeks: 1
VERY GOOD CONDITION *Ebook also available to purchase here. Another winner from Bethlehem books! This book, although historical fiction, provides excellent coverage of this political giant. The book makes up one of our longest assignments of the...
Price: $7.45
 

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Westward Ho! An Activity Guide to the Wild West

Westward Ho! An Activity Guide to the Wild West

Author: Laurie Carlson
Weeks: 5+
VERY GOOD CONDITION "Take your students on any number of learning journeys: join Lewis and Clark on an expedition; journey into the woods with fur traders; or ride a wagon train to the Oregon Territory as you learn how the quest for gold led to...
Price: $8.30
 

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