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Monday, January 05, 2015

Nonfiction from the VSBA list

First read of the new year with the 6th grade
Reading Nonfiction from the VSBA list

Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--The World's Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin


For Teachers

Teaching Books
Steve Sheinkin's website 
Teacher's guide

Other books and the fiction/nonfiction connection

Hiroshima : a novella / by Laurence Yep
The Bomb / by Theodore Taylor
The Ultimate weapon : the race to develop the atomic bomb / by Edward T. Sullivan
One thousand paper cranes : the story of Sadako and the Children's Peace Statue / by Takayuki Ishii.

Tennessee Connection

TN History for kids
Secret Atomic City