The books that appear in these annotated book lists were evaluated and selected by a Book Review Committee appointed by National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and assembled in cooperation with the Children's Book Council (CBC). NCSS and CBC have cooperated on this annual bibliography since 1972.
Books selected for this bibliography are written primarily for children in grades K-8. --> read more »
Current Events: Iraq and 9/11
Global educators respond to the possibility of war with Iraq by having students:
- Learn up to date historical, political, economic, and geographic background of the conflict;
- Recognize stereotypes and misinformation they may have about Iraqis and other people in the region;