The Westward Movement and Children's Literature
Subjects and Themes
These topics are fully developed with related children's books, and activities.
These are the historical books reviewed on this site. Those marked "Featured Book" also have activities and other related titles with the review.
- Ackerman, Karen. Araminta's Paint Box. Illustrated by Betsy Lewin. Picture Book. Grades1+. Featured Book.
- Turner, Ann. Grasshopper Summer. Novel. Grades 3+. Featured Book.
- Erdrich, Louise. The Birchbark House. Novel. Grades 3+.
- Bunting, Eve and Greg Shed. Dandelions. Picture Book. Grades 2+. Featured Book.
- Conrad, Pam. Prairie Songs. Novel. Grades 5+.
- Conrad, Pam. Prairie Visions. Nonfiction. Grades 3+.