We want to celebrate careful reading, critical thinking, thoughtful debate and develop curiosity about what life was really like in the past. Our ‘Unlocking the Past’ materials include a range of resources for teachers, parents and students.
What you’ll find here:
- Articles and teaching resources
- Author Interviews
- Diverse text sets
- Featured book lists
- Instructional Videos
Listen to your favorite middle grade and YA authors of historical fiction and non-fiction discuss their writing process, the importance of studying history and more.
Ideas to Tweak Your Instruction
Have you been looking for new ways to engage your students or children in studying history? Be inspired by the creative ideas shared by these middle and high school teachers.
Diverse Historical Book Lists
“Books are a form of political action. Books are knowledge. Books are a reflection. Books change your mind.”