Nov 16, 2017
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 12/7/17
Are your students working on projects for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day? This is a wonderful time to pay tribute to those who lost their lives during the attack on U.S. military and naval forces in Hawaii. As your students get immersed in the history of this day, there are some inspiring resources to help you plan for this learning.
- The Attack on Pearl Harbor
by Katherine Krieg
This book relays factual details of the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 through multiple accounts of the event.
- Attacked by Loretta Schoor - Presents eight short profiles of major attacks in history including the Boston Massacre, Pearl Harbor, Kent State, Sarajevo, and the Pentagon.
- A Boy at War: A Novel of Pearl Harbor by Harry Mazer
Boxed Book multiples Explores a teenaged Adam, fishing with friends on December 7, 1941.
- The Lost Evidence: Pearl Harbor by School Media Associates
New photographic evidence and technology, bringing the historic attack to life in a new light.
- Pearl Harbor: The US Enters World War II by Richard Tames
Traces the Rise of Japan and the US involvement in WW II after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
- The Attack on Pearl Harbor: An Interactive History Adventure
by Allison Lassieur
The reader's choices reveal the historical details from the perspective of a Japanese pilot, a U.S. sailor, and an American nurse. Designed for reluctant or struggling readers.
AEA online resources:
- Pearl Harbor search on Learn360 - Results from a keyword search in Learn360.
- The Attack on Pearl Harbor - From AEA Digital
- Pearl Harbor Search in Nettrekker - Results from a keyword search in Nettrekker .
Other online resources:
Use your online resource building username and password to access recommended resources from AEA Digital, Learn360, and Nettrekker.
Pair these resources with an activity like the ”Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day” poster. This poster was created with materials from the GWAEA Work Center. If you are interested in finding out more about this poster, contact Jayne Kamberling for more information.