Good For Students aged 9-12
Dâ€™agnese, Joseph and Jack Silbert. American History Comic Books: Twelve Reproducible Comic Books With Activities Guaranteed to Get Kids Excited About Key Events and People in American History. Teaching Resources, 2005.
Davis, Kenneth C. Donâ€™t Know Much About American History. New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2003.
Heilbroner, Joan. Meet George Washington. New York: First Landmarks Books, 2001.
Herbert, Janis. The American Revolution for Kids: A History with 21 Activities. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2002.
King, David C. Colonial Days: Discover the Past with Fun Projects, Games, Activities, and Recipes. New Jersey: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated, 1997.
More, Kay. If You Lived at the Time of the American Revolution. Scholastic Paperbacks, 1998.
Osofsky, Randy. Come Look With Me: Art in Early America. Lickle Publishing, 2002.
Schanzer, Rosalyn. George vs. George: The Revolutionary War as Seen By Both Sides. National Geographic Childrenâ€™s Books, 2004.
Burrows, Edwin G. Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000.
Davis, Kenneth C. Donâ€™t Know Much About History: Everything You Need to Know About American History but Never Learned. New York: Harper Collins Publishing, 2003.
Deschamps, Madeleine. Empire. New York: Abbeville Press, 1994.
Ellis, Joseph J. His Excellency: George Washington. New York: Random House, Inc.,Â 2004.
Homberger, Eric. The Historical Atlas of New York City: A Visual Celebration of 400 Years of New York City’s History. New York: Holt Paperbacks, 2005.
Lankevich, George. New York City: A Short History. New York: NYU Press, 2002.
*Zimmerman, Jean. The Women of the House: How a Colonial She-Merchant Built a Mansion, a Fortune, and a Dynasty. Florida: Harvest Books, 2007.
*Contains information about Mary Philipse Morris, Roger Morris, Mount Morris (the mansion) and a small bit on Eliza Jumel.
http://www.morrisjumel.org/ – Morris-Jumel official website
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/index.html – Art Encyclopedia that includes links to various Museums and Art Collections
http://www.besthistorysites.net/ArtHistory.shtml – Part of the â€śBest of Websitesâ€ť site for educators
http://www.picadome.fcps.net/lab/currl/amer_rev/default.htm – Interactive Guide to the Revolutionary War as well as the Boston Massacre/Tea Party, and some Colonial Information
http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/ – Excellent source of interactive information for students
http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/georgewashington.htm – Interactive Guide about George Washington
http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/subjects/ushistory.htm – Interactive Guide about US History