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Colonial Times-Communication, Transportation, Recreation: Additional Resources

Books Available at Some NEISD Libraries

Boothroyd, Jennifer. From Marbles to Video Games: How Toys Have Changed. Lerner, 2012.

Bozzo, Linda. At Play in the Past, Present and Future. Bailey Books, 2011.

Kalman, Bobbie. Toys and Games Then and Now. Crabtree Publishing, 2014.

Kalman, Bobbie. Travel Then and Now. Crabtree Publishing, 2014.

McGovern, Ann. If You Lived in Colonial Times. Scholastic, 1992.

Rau, Dana. Toys, Games and Fun in American History. Weekly Reader Early Learning Library, 2007. [advanced resource]

Rau, Dana. Travel in American History. Weekly Reader Early Learning Library, 2007. [advanced resource] *available in Spanish

Thomas, Mark. Food in Colonial America. Children's Press, 2002.

Thomas, Mark. Fun and Games in Colonial America. Children's Press, 2002. [out of print]

Thomas, Mark. Homes in Colonial America. Children's Press, 2002. [out of print]

Thomas, Mark. School in Colonial America. Children's Press, 2002.

Resources for Librarians/Teachers

Heard, Geoergia and Jennifer McDonough. A Place for Wonder: Reading and Writing Nonfiction in the Primary Grades. Stenhouse Publishers, 2009.

Kuhlthau, Carol, Maniotes, Leslie and Ann Caspari. Guided Inquiry Design: A Framework for Inquiry in Your School. Libraries Unlimited, 2012.

Young, Cari. The Centered School Library: Engaging Every Learner with Library Skills Centers. Upstart Books, 2011.

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