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

Resources

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