Unit Book List

Age 8-10 - Concept 3: Similarities and Differences

Unit 1: Africa and Asia [SS]

  • A True Book: Asia by Gary Drevitch
  • Africa by Zukiswa Wanner
  • Beatrice's Goat by Page McBrier

Unit 1: Stories from Africa and Asia [LA]

  • A Kids Guide to Japan by Moving Beyond the Page
  • Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes by Eleanor Coerr
  • The Mystery of Meerkat Hill by Alexander McCall Smith

Unit 2: Rocks and Minerals [S]

  • Everything Rocks and Minerals by Steve Tomecek

Unit 2: Holes [LA]

  • Holes by Louis Sachar

Unit 3: Europe [SS]

  • The Kitchen Knight: The Tale of King Arthur by Margaret Hodges
  • Turn of the Century by Ellen Jackson

Unit 3: Stories from Europe [LA]

  • Fiona's Luck by Teresa Bateman
  • The Sea King's Daughter by Aaron Shepard
  • The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen