- Many historical fiction books have become
Newbery award winners. From ancient times to
the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s,
readers learn about history as they explore
the human experience. In many cases, you'll
find more than one award winning site from
the same time period.
- Consider student study groups that read
different books from the same time period.
Ask students to share their ideas across the
You'll find many Internet sites to help
students better understand the historical
setting of the books. Be sure to explore the
photographs, original documents, and other
materials that can help bring the time period to
life for your students.