An interactive history adventure you choose books you choose. Written in a choose your own adventure style, this book empowers children to make choices and see how these can carry various consequences much as in real life. This outstanding series has been translated in over 38 different languages and has sold hundreds of millions of books since the first book was published in 1979. The series was based upon a concept created by edward packard and originally published by constance cappels. When you come to the end of a storyline, its your turn to add a chapter. In this interactive nonfiction adventure, only you can choose which path to take through history, the choices you make could lead to survival or death with fullcolor illustrations, actionpacked text, and more than 15 endings, this you choose book is a truly dynamic reading experience. Students who enjoy the chooseyouradventure books will be able to learn some background on the choices faced by supporters of the british and the patriots, as well as on the ways that women contributed to the war. The readers choices reveal the historical details of life as a pyramid builder in the old kingdom, life as an artist in the new.
Those books tended to deal with fanciful topics like vampires, space aliens, monsters, etc. A good book for introducing different aspects of the revolutionary war in an engaging way. An interactive adventure, a somewhat dummieddown version of the book, reorganizes hawkings ideas into playful multimedia slide shows. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere lists of works possessing an. Like many concepts in the book world, series is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. At the end of each chapter, readers are given a few plot choices and must choose the direction of the story. The most engaging interactive book apps enhance the reading experience in ways not possible with conventional print or recorded books. With fullcolor illustrations, actionpacked text, and more than 15 endings, this you choose book is a truly dynamic reading experience. The books are part of the interactive history adventure series by capstone, and theyre modeled after the old choose your own adventure books from the 1970s and 80s. Jump into this book in the series, an interactive history adventure, and choose what path the story will take. Dramatic, nailbiting, truehistory tales of livingor dyingas a world war ii spy. Heather adamson describes the life and times of the era known as ancient egypt.
An interactive history adventure informs the reader of what life was like in ancient rome. I would highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys or studies history. When she isnt busy writing, allison enjoys knitting, spinning, and reading good novels. With fullcolor illustrations, actionpacked text, and more than 15 endings, this you choose book is a truly. Each book focuses on a different event in history, but its up to the reader to choose the point of view to take. Along the way, you will read a letter written by an eyewitness to the event, learn about wampanoag traditions of giving thanks, and visit pilgrim. An interactive american revolution adventure by matt doeden vivid storytelling and authentic dialogue bring american history to life and place readers in the shoes of real people who experienced some of the most pivotal. Unlike videos or television, interactive book apps develop language comprehensionbackground knowledge, academic vocabulary, reasoning skills, and understanding of language structures. You are aboard the titanic, the worlds largest ocean liner. I found it to be an excellent book for introducing readers to life on the home front. I bought this for a small group of kids taking a 7th grade history class. Nonfiction this latest addition to the interactive you choose series allows readers to select one of three main paths.
The revolutionary war by elizabeth raum scholastic. The book is of the old chooseyourownadventure type where you have multiple choices to make which can lead to different endings. An interactive history adventure by michael burgan, 9781429656382, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. An interactive history adventure by elizabeth raum. History can take many paths and these entries in the you choose. In this fun, awardwinning activity, you take on the role of a history detective to investigate what really happened at the famous 1621 celebration. Its the 1950s and 1960s, and the united states and soviet union are in a race to be the first to reach the moon. An interactive history adventure by allison lassieur online at alibris. An interactive history adventure has 4 available editions to. I preferred the hard cover edition, but if you have amazon prime try it out in the kindle version first. Two of her capstone you choose books, orphan trains.
Historical fiction for kids arranged by time period. The choices you make could lead you to survival or to death. Tensions are brewing between the american colonies and great britain. Elizabeth raum has written many nonfiction books for children. Elizabeth raum describes the events of the american revolutionary war and explains the significance of the war today. The middle ages capstones bestselling you choose format, set in the middle ages. Since not all students learn the same, book adventure strives to be inclusive of the different student learning styles and offers a variety of alternative assessment options for those students who might not be great test takers. You choose interactive history adventures i loved these kinds of chooseyourownadventure books when i was a kid and incorporating historical events and facts into the stories makes them even more entertaining.
Archival art and detailed maps support the text, and a glossary and sources for further study make this interactive thriller both a history book and an adventure story. Explore the history, educational use and literary merit of reading and writing interactive fiction and choose your own adventure books. Interactive book apps 10 of the best apps the guardian. I loved these kinds of chooseyour ownadventure books when i was a kid and incorporating historical events and. Experience the life of a viking and you make the decisions along the way. History by elizabeth raum and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. The child has to stay involved while you read to them because they have to decide on several ways for the story to go. The smithsonians national museum of american history presents a filmed version of its onthefloor program, the suffragist. Choose your own adventure, or secret path books is a series of childrens gamebooks where each story is written from a secondperson point of view, with the reader assuming the role of the protagonist and making choices that determine the main characters actions and the plots outcome. In this interactive nonfiction adventure, only you can choose which path to take through history, the choices you make could lead to survival or death. There is a list of other you choose books on the back of each cover, so they even. Interactive fiction and choose your own adventure books.
And you choose what side youre on and what you do next. You choose interactive history adventures rainbow resource. I brought home a few books from the series to read to see what the buzz is about, and i found myself sucked into the stories. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of its content suppliers and protected by. An interactive history adventure you choose and it was written by elizabeth raum. An interactive history adventure by elizabeth raum its the late 1700s. The readers choices reveal the historical details from the perspective of a young girl, a. An interactive history adventure by michael burgan and dennis e. This set of three classroom videos examines the actions taken by suffragists in 1917 as they fought to win the right to vote. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. I loved these kinds of chooseyourownadventure books when i was a kid and incorporating historical events and. History by lassieur, allison and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. With a format similar to the choose your own adventure stories, ancient rome. An interactive history adventure by elizabeth raum 2011, paperback at the best online prices at ebay.
In the you choose books set, only you can choose which path you take through history. Our library is already stocked full of them, but my kiddos have been begging for more. You choose interactive history adventures i loved these kinds of chooseyourownadventure books when i was a kid and incorporating historical events and. After a brief introduction to the time period, the books use a choose your own adventure style format that follows three fictional young people through historical ups and downsincluding, sometimes, death.
Highly recommended for children curious about history. This is an engaging interactive way to teach history to young children. One of the best known interactive book series is, of course, the choose your own adventure books cyoa which celebrated their 30th anniversary in 2009. The reader is able to choose to experience rome as a wealthy roman, a woman, or a poor roman citizen. Available as a kindle unlimited title, this choose your own adventure will make a book young fighter pilots can read again and again.
An interactive history adventure by burgan, zoe burkholder consultant editor online at alibris. The you choose books book series by multiple authors includes books the revolutionary war. Experience the war under coveras a danish resistance fighter shuttling weapons, as. Showalter 3 total resources 1 awards view text complexity submit text complexity. An interactive history adventure by allison lassieur 7931066 life as a samurai. Allison lassieur has written more than 100 books on many topics, including history, biography, science, and current events. In between, readers get to choose their path to experience life as it would have been lived in that historical era. And the new book adventure is much more than just our 16,000 book quizzes. The interactive film gives viewers watching on specific platforms the option to direct the choices of the main character, a programmer named stefan butler, as he begins work on a video game in 1984. An interactive history adventure by rachael hanel 5001500 life as a viking. Book adventure is an interactive reading assessment, management and rewards program.
She has also written fiction novels and short stories, puzzles, and activities. The ship is sinking, and the ocean water is freezing. The retro setting and the idea of choosing your own adventure plays into a nostalgic 80s favorite. An interactive history adventure by michael burgan, matt doeden, allison lassieur, steven otfinoski there are 26 titles in this set. Librarything has 3 suggested works for this series. An interactive history adventure by burgan, michael. History of the interactive book choose your own adventure. I enjoyed the book tremendously but it wasnt such a hit for my kids. Learn about the life of vikings through this interactive adventure. Now comes this latest youchoose adventure, world war ii pilots.98 630 1280 983 291 245 1104 1233 1311 947 38 478 198 129 940 961 673 1482 1360 1355 1171 919 430 17 862 1065 1467 886 615 440 463 586 1369 778 526 1356 1160 884 310 836 393 247 698 1470 176 862