Immigration (Grade 4)

Immigration

Immigration
J 304.8 ODO U.S. Immigration by Liam O’Donnell: 2009
J 304.8 TEI One Country to Another by Iris Teichmann: 2007
J 304.873 COL A Century of Immigration: 1820 – 1924 by Christopher Collier: 2000
J 304.873 MAE Coming to America: The Story of Immigration by Betsy Maestro
J 305.8 KUK How My Family Lives in America by Susan Kuklin: 1992
J 305.8 TEI Understanding Immigration: A Multicultural World by Iris Teichmann: 2007
J 305.9 TEI Understanding Immigration: Life as an Immigrant by Iris Teichmann: 2007
J 306.85 CLA Ties That Bind: Family and Community by Rebecca Clay: 1996
J 325.73 BER Where Did Your Family Come From? By Melvin and Gilda Berger: 1993
J 325.73 DEC How People Immigrate by Sarah De Capua: 2004
J 325.73 MEL Bound for America: The Story of the European Immigrants by Milton Meltzer: 2002
J 342.7308 TEI Understanding Immigration: Immigration and the Law by Iris Teichmann: 2007

 

Ellis Island
J 304.8 LAN Ellis Island by Elaine Landau: 2008
J 304.8 MOR Ellis Island by Lori Mortensen: 2009
J 304.8 RAA Ellis Island by Lucia Raatma: 2003
J 304.873 TEM Ellis Island: Gateway to Freedom by Bob Temple: 2001

 

Statue of Liberty
J 725 MAL You Wouldn’t Want to Be a Worker on the Statue of Liberty! By John Malam: 2008
J 974.7 HEI The Statue of Liberty by Ann Heinrichs: 2001
J 974.7 HES The Statue of Liberty by Debra Hess: 2004
J 974.7 QUI The Statue of Liberty by Patricia Ryon Quiri: 1998
J 974.7 RAP Lady Liberty: A Biography by Doreen Rappaport: 2008

 

African American Immigration
J 304.8 SIO African American Migration by Tracee Sioux: 2004
J 306.3 THO The Slave Trade in Early America by Kristen Thoennes Keller: 2004
J 306.3 THO Immigration and the Slave Trade: Africans Come to America by Jeremy Thornton: 2004
J 306.3 WIL African Americans in the Colonies by Jean Kinney Williams: 2003
J 306.362 MAC The History of Slavery by Norman L. Macht: 1997
J 973.049 MEA Slavery: The Struggle for Freedom by James Meadows: 2002
J 973.0496 HAT Slavery from Africa to the Americas by Christine Hatt: 1997
J 973.0496 NEW Slavery in the United States by Shirlee P. Newman: 2000

 

Coming to America Series
J 973.04 OHA Coming to America: Irish Immigrants, 1840-1920 by Megan O’Hara: 2002
J 973.0431 FRO Coming to America: German Immigrants, 1820 – 1920 by Helen Frost: 2002
J 973.045 TOD Coming to America: Italian Immigrants, 1880-1920 by Anne M. Todd: 2002
J 973.049 OLS Coming to America: Norwegian, Swedish, and Danish Immigrants, 1820 – 1920 by Kay Melchisedech Olson: 2002
J 973.04951 OLS Coming to America: Chinese Immigrants, 1850 – 1900 by Kay Melchisedech Olson: 2002

 

Our Cultural Heritage Series
J 305.831073 FIT Our Cultural Heritage: German Americans by C. Ann Fitterer: 2003
J 305.891 FIT Our Cultural Heritage: Russian Americans by C. Ann Fitterer: 2003
J 305.891 RAA Our Cultural Heritage: Polish Americans by Lucia Raatma: 2003
J 973 FIT Our Cultural Heritage: Arab Americans by C. Ann Fitterer: 2003
J 973 FRA Our Cultural Heritage: Italian Americans by Vicky Franchino: 2003
J 973 RAA Our Cultural Heritage: Chinese Americans by Lucia Raatma: 2003
J 973 RAA Our Cultural Heritage: Swedish Americans by Lucia Raatma

 

We Came to North America Series
J 973 NIC We Came to America: The Germans by Greg Nickles: 2001
J 973 NIC We Came to America: The Hispanics by Greg Nickles: 2001
J 973 NIC We Came to America: The Irish by Greg Nickles: 2001
J 973 NIC We Came to America: The Italians by Greg Nickles: 2000
J 973 NIC We Came to America: The Japanese by Greg Nickles: 2001
J 973 NIC We Came to America: The Poles by Greg Nickles: 2001
J 973.0441 HOR We Came to America: The French by Casey Horton: 2000
J 973.04924 HOR We Came to America: The Jews by Casey Horton: 2000
J 973.04951 HOR We Came to America: The Chinese by Casey Horton: 2000

 

What Was it Like, Grandma? Series
J 305.892 MOR Grandma Hekmatt Remembers: An Arab-American Family Story by Ann Morris: 2003
J 974.7 MOR Grandma Esther Remembers: A Jewish-American Family Story by Ann Morris: 2002
J 951.05 MOR Grandma Lai Goon Remembers: A Chinese- American Family Story by Ann Morris: 2002
J 976.1 MOR Grandma Lois Remembers: An African-American Family Story by Ann Morris: 2002
J 974.1 MOR Grandma Susan Remembers: A British-American Family Story by Ann Morris: 2002
J 978.004 MOR Grandma Maxine Remembers: A Native American Family Story by Ann Morris: 2002

 

Fiction Titles
READ. ROUNDUP ADA My Name is Maria Isabel by Alma Flor Ada: 1993
J PICTURE HEROLD A Very Important Day by Maggie Rugg Herold: 1995
J PAPERBACK HESSE Letters from Rifka by Karen Hesse: 1992
J FICTION LASKY Dreams in Golden Country by Kathryn Lasky: 1998
J PICTURE POLACCO The Keeping Quilt by Patricia Polacco: 1998
J PICTURE RAVEN Circle Unbroken by Margot Theis Raven: 2003
J PICTURE RECORVIT My Name is Yoon by Helen Recorvits: 2003
J PICTURE SAY Grandfather’s Journey by Allen Say: 1993
J PICTURE SIEGELSON In the Time of the Drums by Kim L. Siegelson: 1999
J PICTURE WOODRUFF The Memory Coat by Elvira Woodruff: 1999
J FICTION YEP A Dragon’s Child by Laurence Yep: 2008

 

DVDs
DVDJN 305.8 AME American Cultures for Children: African -American Heritage: 2006
DVDJN 305.8 AME American Cultures for Children: Native American Heritage: 2006
DVDJN 917.3 ARA American Cultures for Children: Arab-American Heritage: 2006
DVDJN 917.3 CHI American Cultures for Children: Chinese-American Heritage: 2006
DVDJN 917.3 JAP American Cultures for Children: Japanese -American Heritage: 2006
DVDJN 917.3 JEW American Cultures for Children: Jewish-American Heritage: 2006
DVDJN 917.3 VIE American Cultures for Children: Vietnamese-American Heritage: 2006
DVDJN 973 AME American History for Children: Immigration to the U.S.:2004

 


Online Resources: Web Sites & Databases

Web Sites

Ellis Island
Library of Congress: Immigration: The Changing Face of America
Scholastic: Immigration: Stories of Yesterday and Today
Smithsonian: National Museum of American History
ThinkQuest: Immigration: Living Mosaic of People, Culture, & Hope

Databases

Kids Search
Searchasaurus
Student Research Center
Worldbook Online



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