Barbed Wire Baseball. By Phil Nast, retired middle school teacher and freelance writer Found In: social studies, 3-5, 6-8 Barbed Wire Baseball by Marissa Moss and Yuko Shimizu is a story about one mans love of baseball and the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II.
Kenichi Zenimura (1900-1968) had been playing ball most of his life when Pearl Harbor was bombed in 1941. He founded the Fresno Athletic Club, won the Japanese American state championship three years in a row, and played in an exhibition game with Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. When he and his family were sent to the Gila River War Relocation Center in Arizona, he was determined to continue to play baseball.
Energetic prose and dynamic illustrations that combine brush and ink with computer coloring make Barbed Wire Baseball a good introduction to Internment during WWII for K-8 social studies. Students will learn more in this entry for Kenichi Zenimura at the Nisei Baseball Research Project. Related Lesson Related Primary Source Documents. WatchKnowLearn. Www.sausd.us/cms/lib5/CA01000471/Centricity/Domain/5397/Grade 8 HSS Curriculum Map Year at a Glance.pdf. Www.sausd.us/cms/lib5/CA01000471/Centricity/Domain/5397/2013-2014 Curriculum Map Grade 8 Social Science.pdf.
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US History Websites with the Common Core. Forty-five states have implemented the Common Core State Standards in ELA and Mathematics for every subject.
These standards are not intended to drive history and other subjects away from the curriculum, but they are designed to encourage our students to be critical readers who can apply the knowledge they learned. Teaching the Common Core. Primary Sources on the Web. Understanding Primary Sources: Benjamin Banneker's Letter to Thomas Jefferson. Houghton Mifflin Social StudiesAmerica Will Be Understanding Primary Sources: Benjamin Banneker's Letter to Thomas Jefferson Objective: Students read and analyze excerpts from a letter from scientist Benjamin Banneker to Thomas Jefferson challenging Jefferson's view of African Americans.
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