Coming to America The Story of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

Coming to America is the story of a family of immigrants who are eager to come to America. After traveling from their homeland and arriving in America, they find that they cannot...

Chief Joseph and the Nez Perce Building Fluency through Reader's Theater

While America was expanding westward, some Nez Perce Indians signed a treaty with the United States that placed them on a reservation. In this story, the U.S. cavalry pursues...

The Constitution of the United States The Foundation of Our Government

John Russell is a young man who enters the highly guarded Pennsylvania State House just as the delegates are debating about a Constitution for the United States. John Russell’s...

Reconstruction After the Civil War Building Fluency through Reader's Theater

The Civil War has ended and Patsy Berry, a former slave, eagerly awaits the return of her husband, Hiram, but soon learns that his military service has been extended. Patsy is...

Molly Pitcher Building Fluency through Reader's Theater

Find out why General Washington names Molly Hays, also known as Molly Pitcher, a sergeant in his all-men army with this fun, colorful story that retells her acts of kindness and...