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The Iditarod by Scholastic
1. What caused the Civil War?
2. What happened to General Joseph O Shelby and his men in Mexico?
3. What was life like for a slave child?
4. Why are dogs loyal?
Boy at War
1. Why did the Japanese attack Pearl Harbor?
2. What was life like for Japanese Americans after Pearl Harbor?
3. What is a telegram?
4. What is life like for military children?
Bud, Not Buddy
1. What was life like in a Hooverville?
2. Why was Jazz so popular during the 1930's?
3. What was the Great Depression?
4. What was life like for black people in the 1930's?
1. What was the Great Depression?
2. What are the dangers of a dust storm?
3. Why was life difficult for migrant workers in the 1930's?
4. What is a phoenix bird?
The Sign of the Beaver
1. How did honeybees come to America?
2. List 4-5 interesting facts about the Penobscot Native Americans?
3. List 4-5 herbs and plants that Native Americans used to heal people.
4. What is the book Robinson Crusoe about?
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
1. What was a land Charter?
2. List 5 details of the daily life of a Puritan during the 1600's.
3. What did Puritans wear?
4. What is a ketch?