The Creation of Israel

Jewish Culture & Anti-Semitism
Author(s):
Jim Whiting
Age Group:
6-12
Publisher:
Mitchell Lane Publishers
ISBN:
978-1584155386
Year:
Jewish Culture & Anti-Semitism

This book offers a look at the events leading up to the creation of the modern State of Israel. Chapters include the Birth of Zionism, The Balfour Declaration, The Vote for Partition, The End of the Mandate and The New Nation. Side bars with added information, maps, illustrations, a timeline, glossary and list of further reading make this an accessible history for upper elementary students.

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Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World

Ashley Herring Blake

When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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