Guns for General Washington: A Story of the American Revolution

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Hmh Books for Young Readers #ad - Seymour reit re-creates the true story of will knox, a nineteen-year-old boy who undertook the daring and dangerous task of transporting 183 cannons from New York’s Fort Ticonderoga to Boston--in the dead of winter--to help George Washington win an important battle.

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Ben Franklin of Old Philadelphia Landmark Books

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Random House Books for Young Readers #ad - He was a printer, a postmaster, an inventor, a writer, and a diplomat. Benjamin franklin was one of the busiest men in the American colonies. When the revolutionary War began, Ben supported America in the Continental Congress. Like the clever adages from his Poor Richard’s Almanac, Ben Franklin still sets an example for Americans today.

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The Long Road to Gettysburg

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Clarion Books #ad - A description of the battle of gettysburg as seen through the eyes of nineteen-year-old Confederate lieutenant John Dooley and seventeen-year-old Union soldier Thomas Galway.

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Gallant Christian Soldier Robert E Lee Sowers

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Mott Media #ad - A biography of the leader of the Confederate forces during the Civil War.

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Freedom Train: The Story of Harriet Tubman

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Scholastic Paperbacks #ad - Again and again she risked her life to lead them on the same secret, dangerous journey. Yet harriet did escape North, by the secret route called the Underground Railroad. Escape seemed impossible - certainly dangerous. Scholastic Paperbacks. Harriet didn't forget her people. Born into slavery, young Harriet Tubman knew only hard work and hunger.

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Grammar and Punctuation, Grade 5

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Evan Moor Educational Publishers EMC2715 #ad - Book also features student record sheet, a reproducible student rule book and consists of 112 pages. 25 grammar and punctuation rules are supported by downloadable interactive charts and reproducible practice pages to help students develop important language skills. Interactive and reproducible activities motivate students as they practice grammar and punctuation skills.

Evan-moor grammar & punctuation Book designed for grade 5 offers 25 rule charts plus three activity sheets per rule. Book includes cD-ROM with review test and answer key. Scholastic Paperbacks.

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Can't You Make Them Behave, King George?

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Puffin Books #ad - 25 grammar and punctuation rules are supported by downloadable interactive charts and reproducible practice pages to help students develop important language skills. Children's Literature Scholastic Paperbacks. Fascinating history made accessible for young readers. The lively text includes plenty of amusing, personality-revealing anecdotes.

This entertaining volume, by newbery Honor-winning author Jean Fritz, sheds light on the life of England's King George III. It begins when he was a bashful boy who blushed easily, goes on to his early days as king, and finally examines his role in the American Revolution - when Americans ceased to think of him as good King George.

Can't You Make Them Behave, King George? #ad - Interactive and reproducible activities motivate students as they practice grammar and punctuation skills.

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Amos Fortune, Free Man Newbery Library, Puffin

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Puffin Books #ad - For 45 years, amos worked as a slave and dreamed of freedom. And, at age 60, he finally began to see those dreams come true. The moving story of a life dedicated to the fight for freedom. Booklist Scholastic Paperbacks. A newbery medal winnerwhen amos fortune was only fifteen years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at auction.

25 grammar and punctuation rules are supported by downloadable interactive charts and reproducible practice pages to help students develop important language skills. Although his freedom had been taken, Amos never lost his dinity and courage. Interactive and reproducible activities motivate students as they practice grammar and punctuation skills.

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The Reluctant Dragon: 75th Anniversary Edition

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Holiday House #ad - 25 grammar and punctuation rules are supported by downloadable interactive charts and reproducible practice pages to help students develop important language skills. A great read-aloud. Continuously in print since 1938, this story appeared as a chapter in Kenneth Grahame's Dream Days and was first published as a stand-alone book with black and white illustrations throughout by Ernest H.

From the author of the wind in the willows and illustrator of Winnie the Pooh,  comes the original, high-quality edition of this classic story later made into a Disney movie. In this beloved classic, a kind, young boy befriends a poetry-loving dragon living in the Downs above his home. Shepard--revisiting a collaboration first made famous through The Wind in the Willows.

The Reluctant Dragon: 75th Anniversary Edition #ad - This 75th anniversary edition features a foreward by prominent children's literature historian and author, Leonard Marcus. Interactive and reproducible activities motivate students as they practice grammar and punctuation skills. Used book in Good Condition. Scholastic Paperbacks. Puffin. George to slay the dragon, the boy must come up with a clever plan to save his friend and convince the townsfolk to accept him.

A timeless book wth fun for adults and children, empathy, the story celebrates difference, and standing with our friends even when things look tough.

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Blood on the River: James Town, 1607

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Puffin Books #ad - Puffin. Puffin. But beginning with the stormy journey and his first contact with the native people, he realizes that the New World is nothing like he imagined. The lush virginia shore where they establish the colony of James Town is both beautiful and forbidding, and it’s hard to know who’s a friend or foe.

25 grammar and punctuation rules are supported by downloadable interactive charts and reproducible practice pages to help students develop important language skills. He’s heard that gold washes ashore with every tide. As he learns the language of the algonquian Indians and observes Captain Smith’s wise diplomacy, Samuel begins to see that he can be whomever he wants to be in this new land.

Blood on the River: James Town, 1607 #ad - Scholastic Paperbacks. Twelve-year-old samuel Collier is a lowly commoner on the streets of London. Interactive and reproducible activities motivate students as they practice grammar and punctuation skills. Used book in Good Condition. So when he becomes the page of captain John Smith and boards the Susan Constant, bound for the New World, he can’t believe his good fortune.

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Johnny Tremain

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HMH Books for Young Readers #ad - Powerful illustrations by american artist Michael McCurdy bring to life Esther Forbes's quintessential novel of the American Revolution. Johnny tremain, winner of the 1944 Newbery Medal, is one of the finest historical novels ever written for children. Scholastic Paperbacks. As compelling today as it was seventy years ago, to read this riveting novel is to live through the defining events leading up to the American Revolutionary War.

In his new job as a horse-boy, and as a messenger for the Sons of Liberty, The Boston Observer, Samuel Adams, he encounters John Hancock, riding for the patriotic newspaper, and Dr. Fourteen-year-old johnny tremain, injures his hand in a tragic accident, an apprentice silversmith with a bright future ahead of him, forcing him to look for other work.

Johnny Tremain #ad - Puffin. Interactive and reproducible activities motivate students as they practice grammar and punctuation skills. Puffin. Houghton Mifflin. 25 grammar and punctuation rules are supported by downloadable interactive charts and reproducible practice pages to help students develop important language skills. Joseph Warren.

Soon johnny is involved in the pivotal events shaping the American Revolution from the Boston Tea Party to the first shots fired at Lexington.

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