Level 6 Unit 10
Theme: Social Studies: Civil War


Pink and Say
by Patricia Polacco
A Union soldier and a Confederate soldier, of different races, befriend each other.
Just a Few Words, Mr. Lincoln
by Jean Fritz
Information on Lincoln and the Gettysburg Address.


Bull Run
by Paul Fleischman
The first battle of the Civil War as seen by soldiers on both sides.
Charley Skedaddle
by Patricia Beatty
Twelve-year-old Charley joins the Union Army as a drummer boy.


Across Five Aprils
by Irene Hunt
Jethro takes care of the farm when his brothers go off to war.
When Will This Cruel War Be Over?
by Barry Denenberg
The Civil War diary of a Confederate girl.


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