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I Have a Dream
Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
"I Have a Dream" is a famous speech that Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered on the steps at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. on August 28, 1963.
Gettysburg Address
Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
“Gettysburg Address”is a famous speech that President Abraham Lincoln delivered at the dedication of the national cemetery on the site of the Battle of Gettysburg on November 19, 1863.
14 Fun Facts About Earthquakes
Series: 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2018 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
Earthquakes can be frightening occurrences. Suddenly the ground begins to shake. Things are thrown around and buildings come crashing to the ground. Scientists have studied earthquakes for years and have discovered many things. How much do you know? Amaze your family and friends with these fun facts. Ages 8+. RL: 6.2
14 Fun Facts About the U. S. Flag
Series: 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Symbols, Monuments, National Parks, etc., Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
The United States flag is the emblem of our country, symbolizing the beginning of our country. Through the years the flag has changed many times, but its meaning has not. It stands for liberty, justice, freedom and honor. Do you know: Who designed the first flag (It wasn't Betsy Ross)? How many stars and stripes were on the Star Spangled Banner? Where does the name "Old Glory" come from? RL:6.8
14 Fun Facts About the Presidents
Series: 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Presidents & First Families (U.S.), Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
The presidents of the U. S. have served for over 227 years. During that time many things have happened within the office. Do you know: How many presidents were lawyers? What is the most popular first name for presidents? Name all the presidents who have not lived in the White House. How many presidents were wither born or died on July 4th? How many years was there no vice president? RL: 6.1
15 Minute Reads: Fun Facts About American Presidents
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / State & Local
15 Minute Reads are designed to help children do a little bit reading everyday. Learn about a brief history of the American Presidents as you explore some fun facts about them. What does the President do? You might be surprised. What were some of the Presidents like? What were some things the Presidents said? These questions and others are answered within.
15 Minute Reads: Fun Facts About The United States
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / State & Local, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
15 Minute Reads are designed to help children do a little bit reading everyday. Learn about a brief history of the United States as you explore some fun facts about it. When did the country begin? It might not be when you think. Just how big is the United States? How are the different regions in the United States Different? These questions and others are answered within.
Mary Reed: Female Pirate
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
One of the most famous pirates to sail the seas, was Mary Reed, a female pirate! Some people spell her last name Read, but since Mary couldn't read or write, it made no difference to her. Mary was born into a sailing family. Find out about the life of this girl who was raised as a boy, and who grew up to become one of only two women convicted of piracy! A 15-minute biography.
Geronimo: The Gentle Warrior
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
The name Geronimo brings fear to the hearts of many people, especially when they hear an enemy yell his name. Many people think of Geronimo as a fighting man; a great warrior. He was. He was also a very gentle man. He was a kind and loving husband who played with his children. What made Geronimo become a fighting man? Find out more about this great warrior and his life.
14 Fun Facts About the Lincoln Memorial: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / General
The Lincoln Memorial is one of the most recognized buildings in Washington D.C. It honors a man who is loved by many for trying to bring the North and South together after the Civil War. “In this temple, as in the hearts of the people, for whom he saved the Union, the memory of Abraham Lincoln is enshrined forever.” How much do you know about this monument? Here are 14 Fun Facts to discover.