Mainland. Remember world war ii: kids who survived tell their stories allows readers to understand the war not as seen through the eyes of soldiers but through the eyes of children who survived the bombings, the blackouts, the hunger, the fear, and the loss of loved ones caused by the war. The author shares her own recollections of being able to see the faces of Japanese pilots as they headed for the naval base at Pearl Harbor to drop their deadly bombs on unsuspecting American ships and soldiers, then shares her feelings at having to leave her father behind as the rest of the family is evacuated to the U.
Remember D-Day: The Plan, the Invasion, Survivor Stories
Remember d-day combines compelling narrative, detailed maps, dramatic archival photographs and memorabilia, and a timeline to bring readers the exciting story of one of the world's most daring invasions. This landmark book will provide children with valuable insight into the significance of the invasion and help them understand D-Day in the overall context of the war.
Remember Pearl Harbor: American and Japanese Survivors Tell Their Stories
This landmark volume will provide young readers with valuable insights into both the Japanese and American points of view and demonstrate why people on both sides feel the need to remember Pearl Harbor. Many people today still remember the infamous morning of December 7, 1941. Compelling narrative laced with first-person accounts from both American and Japanese survivors combines with dramatic archival images and a brief overview to paint a vivid portrait of what it was like to have witnessed, participated in, and lived through the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor.
National Geographic Kids Everything World War I: Dig in With Thrilling Photos and Fascinating Facts
Explore the fascinating history of america's first World War, meet the greatest military leaders and tacticians, and learn about key battles in this compelling new book in the popular Everything series. Each book in the national geographic kids everything series has more than 100 pictures, maps and infographics, an explorer’s corner with from-the-field anecdotes and tips, an interactive glossary, a behind-the-scenes photograph, cool comparisons, fun facts throughout, an illustrated diagram, a photo gallery, and more.
This book marks the 100th anniversary of WWI and takes a thoughtful, kid-friendly approach to a serious subject.
World War II: Visual Encyclopedia
War world ii: visual encyclopedia is a new book for kids ages 9-12 that profiles the soldiers who served, key events, and the technology of war. With more than 200 individual entries of specially commissioned cgi images, and pearl harbor; plus the weapons and machinery used such as Gato-class submarines, V1 Rockets, War World II: Visual Encyclopedia covers the key players including Winston Churchill, Adolf Hitler, and Charles de Gaulle; major events such as the invasion of Poland, and the atomic bomb, Franklin D Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Battle of Britain, all with age-appropriate text and images.
With key information available at a glance and data boxes to dip into, kids can discover the most cunning strategists, the fastest fighter planes, the longest battles, plus facts and stats to compare, and more in this new addition to DK's award-winning Visual Encyclopedia format.
DK Eyewitness Books: World War II: Explore the Terrifying Global Conflict That Shaped the Modern World from D-day t
In summer 2014 this award-winning series will get a fresh new look both inside and out. Discover the war that shaped the modern world in Eyewitness: World War II. From the pre-war rise of nazi germany to the start of the war with the invasion of Poland in 1939 to Japan singing the surrender agreement in 1945, all aspects of the deadliest conflict in human history are covered in great detail with content that is accessible and appropriate for young readers.
For over 25 years, libraries, dk's Eyewitness books for children have been the most trusted nonfiction series in classrooms, and homes around the world. The introduction of paperback editions, as always, eye-catching jackets, ESL students, and updated interiors ensure that the Eyewitness series will continue to be relevant in the ever-changing world of education and remain the go-to source for homework help, research projects, reluctant readers, and, to satisfy the minds of curious kids.
Supports the Common Core State Standards.
World War II for Kids: A History with 21 Activities For Kids series
They will try their hands at military strategy in coastal defense, break a code, and play a latitude and longitude tracking game. Much more than an ordinary history book, britain, and japan, russia, germany, personal anecdotes from people who lived through the war in the United States, Hungary, it is filled with excerpts from actual wartime letters written to and by American and German troops, and gripping stories from Holocaust survivors—all add a humanizing global perspective to the war.
This collection of 21 activities shows kids how it felt to live through this monumental period in history. Chicago Review Press. This book is packed with information that kids will find fascinating, from Hitler's rise to power in 1933 to the surrender of the Japanese in 1945. Whether growing a victory garden or staging an adventure radio program, kids will appreciate the hardships and joys experienced on the home front.
Now more than ever, kids want to know about our country's great struggles during World War II. They will play a rationing game or try the butter extender recipe to understand the everyday sacrifices made by wartime families.
World War 2: 133 Fascinating Facts For Kids Volume 11
World war 2 was the most destructive conflict in history, claiming the lives of 50 million men, women and children from every continent on Earth. Chapters: * why the war started * hitler's germany * the road to war * the fall of france *the battle of britain * operation barbarossa * pearl harbor * The Battle of the Atlantic * America Strikes Back * The Desert War & the Italian Campaign * The Battle of Stalingrad * The Holocaust * The Bombing of Germany * Operation Overlord * From Normandy to Berlin * The Fall of Berlin * The Defeat of Japan Chicago Review Press.
We are sure that that you will be fascinated by the facts about World War 2 and hope that you will be motivated to find out more about this terrible conflict that claimed so many lives. This book is suitable for the age of 9 and above. Going through a complete history book can often be daunting for a youngster, but Railton explains World War 2 in 133 easy to understand segments.
David railton gives you a wide-ranging list of facts about World War 2, explaining the reasons why it started and detailing the significant events that occurred as the war unfolded.
Children's War. World War 2 Replica Memorabilia Pack. Contains Replica Period Items mp
This replica book is from 1944-1945, milk, Cheese, Eggs, it contains stamps from retailers for products such as Meat, Bacon and Sugar.17cm x 11cm -- public information leaflet: Evacuation -- Why and How?: Government leaflet for parents on what to do in the event of war. 105cm x 13. 5cm- boys own paper christmas 1944 a superb boy's own booklet, 32 pages of rip roaring fun a bumper read for only 9d.
14cm x 21. 5cm -- school essay: a unique insight from a childs experience of collecting gas masks and preparing for evacuation. Heart wrenching stuff. Chicago Review Press. 20cm x 13m - ministry of food junior Ration Book: Food that was rationed during World War 2. This leaflet sets out a number of recipes for puddings that if a household was prudent they could make.
21cm x 29. 5cm -- ministry of food war cooking leaflet: Puddings and Sweets, people were not encouraged to eat puddings during the war, due to shortages in fats and sugars. Replica items - list further down page. 16. 5cm x 21cm -- poster: an a4 sized classic WW2 poster appealing for volunteers to help with the massive evacuation programme.
Great Battles for Boys: WW2 Europe
Each chapter also ends with suggestions for further age-appropriate books and movies that the whole family can watch. If your son likes action-packed accounts, authentic details, and short but exciting chapters, then he’ll love this book. And he'll never see history as boring again!Buy Great Battles for Boys today and march into the frontlines of history!"This book should be in school libraries everywhere.
. Now with this engaging non-fiction book written specifically for boys ages 8-14, your son can experience that same thrilling adventure in learning. Beginning with hitler's invasion of poland, Great Battles for Boys: WW2 Europe takes young readers to the front lines of the war’s most important clashes.
It is a treasure trove of information that is engagingly written that makes one feel they are in a great classroom with a great instructor sharing his knowledge in a fun way. Top 500 amazon Reviewer Chicago Review Press. This book should be in school libraries everywhere. Top 500 amazon reviewerdoes your son play video games for hours but dreads reading? Does he think history is just a bunch of boring old facts? What if you could give him the excitement of screen time and at the same time spark his love of reading and history?Now you can, with these exciting tales of World War II written especially for reluctant readers.
In his highly acclaimed middle-school class “Great Battles for Boys, " author Joe Giorello has ignited a love of military history in hundreds of boys. Boys will discover the raw history of warfare and learn the battles in chronological order.
National Geographic Kids Everything Battles: Arm Yourself with Fierce Photos and Fascinating Facts
Throughout this dynamic book, layers of authoritative information and fun sidebars and facts make historic events accessible and fascinating for young readers. National geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www. Natgeoed. Org/commoncore for more information. Topics include five ultimate battles, the greatest commanders of all time, and an entirely interactive chapter, develop their own battlefield strategy, in which kids can decipher a secret code, and more.
Chicago Review Press. Kids will browse eye-popping photographs and illustrations, as they peruse fascinating facts and information about armor, uniforms, weapons, military jets, military technology, battleships, technology, top-secret intelligence and more. National geographic kids everything Battles captures all of the action and valor of the battlefield, as well as the trappings that go with it.
Replica items - list further down page. National Geographic Society.