When learning about the states, you need to be sure to include books that your child can read as well as books for you to read. These Children’s Books about Delaware are sure to please and fascinate your kids. Plus, they will be learning! Score!
Children’s Books about Delaware
These fun, fact-filled books are perfect for young researchers. The history, geography, and people of each state are covered in these books. The text is enhanced with maps, photos, and graphs. Timelines and fast-facts sections reinforce the text. The detailed and well-written books are ideal for both research and entertainment.
Delaware describes life in the early colony, including the growth of the colony under William Penn and the Quakers, the success of farming and milling, and the diversity of the population. It discusses early explorers, the growth of European nation-states, and the American Indian civilizations.
Introduces the geography, history, and people of Delaware. Includes famous people, state highlights, and current environmental issues.
A chapter on government includes how the state government works and a list of all the governors and their terms in office. The chapters on diverse history and culture are perfect for multicultural classes. Sidebars offer additional information including definitions and short biographies.
I’m Reading About Delaware is a 48-page colorful book that helps students learn what makes Delaware unique. I’m Reading about Delaware helps early readers learn fun and interesting facts about Delaware. The colorful illustrations, bold, vibrant art, kid-friendly text and photographs help bring the state to life. I’m Reading About Delaware topics include: Native Americans, Explorers, Settlement, Statehood, Flag, Capital, Seal, Nickname, Borders, Counties, People, Bird, Flower, Tree, Insect, Beaches, Forests, Rivers, Landmark, Agriculture, Sports, Claim to Fame, Glossary, And More!
Are you thrilled by true adventure stories? do you wonder how our founding fathers conquered the wilds of North America to create the United States? You’ll experience it all in these books that tell the story of the brave men and women who escaped tyranny from across the ocean to forge a new world in 13 colonies that led to the birth of the United States of America.
As the first state to ratify the United States Constitution, Delaware rightfully earned its nickname of “First State.” Though small in size, it is a treasure trove of history (Fort Delaware), inventions (the Victrola), and garden wonders (Winterthur). State symbols such as the Blue Hen Chicken and peach blossom speak to the character and traditions that formed the state.
Covering many of the state’s most interesting places and features, including the Delaware River, Delaware Bay, the Atlantic Ocean, Rehoboth Beach, Brandywine Zoo, and the numerous lighthouses that dot the shore, this book is a celebration of all things that make Delaware a special place.
What’s so great about Delaware? Find out the top ten sites to see or things to do in the First State! We’ll explore Delaware’s popular beaches, exciting parks, bustling bike trails, and rich history. The Delaware by Map feature shows where you’ll find all the places covered in the book.
Cut off from the civilized world for untold years by prohibitive interstate tolls at the New Jersey border, this land is called: Delaware. It is into the mist-shrouded heart of this forbidden mountainous realm that our plucky and intrepid heroes, Jasper Dash: Boy Technonaut, and his friends Lily Gefelty and Katie Mulligan, must journey.
Delaware’s Sights and Symbols (Kid’s Guide to Drawing America)
Dan is going to Delaware! He’s looking for adventure and visiting festivals in historic cities! Come learn with Dan!
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These books are a great companion to my Delaware State Unit Study!
The Delaware State Unit Study is a perfect, week-long, study about the first state! You and your child will learn so many interesting facts, people, and events about Delaware by completing the entire study that your children will beg for more and more information! This is the perfect guide to Delaware history for kids!