19th Century American History for Kids: The Major Events that Shaped the Past and Present
19th century America comes alive for kids ages 8 to 12
History is an amazing teacher, helping kids understand why things are the way they are. Covering 1801 to 1900, this exciting, century-long journey offers young learners a look at 30 of the most definitive moments in American history―and how they made the United States what it is today.
Get everything you could want from history books for kids ages 8-12 as this historical exploration immerses kids in the Louisiana Purchase, the rise of steam power, the Civil War, the growth of industry, and more.
This standout among history books for kids ages 8-12 features:
- An event-focused approach―Show kids that learning can be fun as they discover what actually happened instead of just memorizing names and numbers.
- Connections for learning―Each event explains the link between then and now, making it easy for kids to see how history affects them.
- Kid-friendly coverage―Engaging bursts, boxes, and other extras call special attention to important individuals and information.
There’s never been a better way to introduce kids to the 19th century than with this engaging entry into history books for kids ages 8-12.