Reconstruction Webinar Collection - RECONSTRWEB

The following books discuss the period of U.S. Reconstruction as well as slavery, the Civil War, the Civil Rights Movement, and issues in present day. These award-winning titles by authors and illustrators from diverse backgrounds will help support your teaching this complex, under-taught period of American history, with a special focus on historical accuracy, sensitivity, and cultural responsiveness. The books are divided into time periods to aid in your teaching about Reconstruction and the time periods before and after 1865-1877.

Reconstruction Webinar Collection (28 Books): $442.60

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Themes

Animal/Biodiversity/Plant Adaptations, Nonfiction, War, Slavery, Overcoming Obstacles, History, Fathers, Families, Education, Discrimination, Civil Rights Movement, Childhood Experiences and Memories, Breaking Gender Barriers, Biography/Memoir, Empathy/Compassion, Informational Text, Persistence/Grit, Courage

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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Black Was the Ink

By Coles

Illustrated by Johnson

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 8
Interest Level: 8 - 12

DRA: 80

HC: $21.95
EBOOK: $9.99
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Going Back Home

By Igus

Illustrated by Wood

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 5

AR Level: 5.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD900L
DRA: 60

PB: $9.95
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Hammering for Freedom

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Holyfield

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 7

Lexile Level: 870L
DRA: 44

HC: $18.95
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i see the rhythm

By Igus

Illustrated by Wood

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 5.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NP
SRC: 6.8
DRA: 44

PB: $10.95
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Step Right Up

By Bowman

Illustrated by Minter

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 5.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 910L
DRA: 40

HC: $20.95
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Take a Picture of Me, James VanDerZee!

By Loney

Illustrated by Mallett

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 5

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 970L
DRA: 40

HC: $19.95
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The Unstoppable Garrett Morgan

By DiCicco

Illustrated by Glenn

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 7

Lexile Level: 980L
DRA: 40

HC: $19.95
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Etched in Clay

By Cheng

Illustrated by Cheng

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 4 - 8

AR Level: 5.0 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 790L
SRC: 5.2
DRA: 44

PB: $12.95
EBOOK: $9.99
Medium_large

Frederick Douglass

By Miller

Illustrated by Lucas

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 5

AR Level: 4.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD650L
SRC: 4.1
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
Medium_large

It Jes’ Happened

By Tate

Illustrated by Christie

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 4.8 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 830L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
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Ira's Shakespeare Dream

By Armand

Illustrated by Cooper

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 5.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 780L
DRA: 44

HC: $19.95
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In the Time of the Drums

By Siegelson

Illustrated by Pinkney

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 5

AR Level: 4.6 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD570L
DRA: 60

PB: $10.95
Medium_large

Love Twelve Miles Long

By Armand

Illustrated by Bootman

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD530L
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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Midnight Teacher

By Halfmann

Illustrated by Ladd

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

Lexile Level: 950L
DRA: 50

HC: $19.95
Medium_large

Seven Miles to Freedom

By Halfmann

Illustrated by Smith

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD870L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 44

PB: $12.95
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Stone River Crossing

By Tingle

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: W
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 7

DRA: 60

HC: $20.95
EBOOK: $9.99
Medium_large

As Fast As Words Could Fly

By Tuck

Illustrated by Velasquez

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 7

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD700L
SRC: 4.1
DRA: 40

PB: $11.95
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Dear Mrs. Parks

By Parks

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 5

AR Level: 5.6 - 2.0
Lexile Level: 850L
SRC: 5.4
DRA: 50

PB: $16.95
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Dream Builder

By Lyons

Illustrated by Freeman

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

HC: $19.95
Medium_large

Game, Set, Match, Champion Arthur Ashe

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Belford

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6

AR Level: 6.2 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 960L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

PB: $13.95
Medium_large

John Lewis in the Lead

By Haskins / Benson

Illustrated by Andrews

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 8

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 950L
SRC: 5.8
DRA: 50

PB: $12.95
Medium_large

Juneteenth Jamboree

By Weatherford

Illustrated by Buchanan

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 5

AR Level: 3.6 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 650L
SRC: 4.2
DRA: 34

PB: $10.95
EBOOK: $10.95
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I Am Alfonso Jones

By Medina

Illustrated by Jennings / Robinson

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 6
Interest Level: 6 - 12

Lexile Level: GN640L
DRA: 80

PB: $18.95
EBOOK: $9.99
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Paul Robeson

By Greenfield

Illustrated by Ford

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 3 - 6

AR Level: 5.1 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 810L
SRC: 5.3
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
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Rise!

By Hegedus

Illustrated by Engel

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 4 - 12

Lexile Level: 900L
DRA: 44

HC: $20.95
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She Was the First!

By Russell-Brown

Illustrated by Velasquez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

DRA: 44

HC: $19.95
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Tiny Stitches

By Hooks

Illustrated by Bootman

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 920L
DRA: 44

HC: $18.95
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What We Believe

By Garcia

Illustrated by Davidson

Teacher's Guide

Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: PreK - 6

PB: $10.95
EBOOK: $7.99