Eyewitness to Japanese Internment

Eyewitness to World War II
  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 7
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

Through narrative nonfiction text, readers learn about the experiences of Japanese Americans in internment camps during World War II, including their work, family life, and efforts to combat prejudice. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, primary-source quote sidebars, fact-filled captions and callouts, a glossary, an introduction to the author, and a listing of source notes.

Momentum
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978-1-5038-0682-5
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 7
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Narrative, Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2016
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Momentum
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2016-01-01
BISACS JNF025210, JNF025130
Dewey 940.53
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 710
Guided Reading Level W
ATOS Reading Level 5.2
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 179265
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Primary-source text, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
  • Attack on Pearl Harbor
  • Executive Order 9066
  • Moving to the Internment Camps
  • Life in the Camps
  • The End of Internment
  • Glossary
  • Source Notes
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Jill Roesler

Jill Roesler is from southern Minnesota. Along with writing children's books, she also writes for different newspapers. Her favorite subject to research and write about is history. In her free time, Roesler enjoys reading, organizing, travelling, gardening, and writing for fun. This is her first book series.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Eyewitness to World War II from School Library Connection on October 1, 2016

This comprehensive series does an excellent job of covering the very broad and popular topic of World War II. Each brief volume addresses a different aspect of the war, from important and well-known battles to the contributions and experiences of women and different ethnic groups. The… View →