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Classroom Resources

Building Historical Empathy with Literature

Understanding how historical experiences differ between groups and cultures is an important part of historical empathy-building for students. These literature-based activities from ABC-CLIO’s Mosaic and World History databases offer a roadmap for exploring diverse and challenging historical topics.

Professional Development

YA Connections for Summer Reading

Just in time for summer, this selection of literature-themed lesson plans offers suggested reading and strategies for teaching with novels in the classroom or library.

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Commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, Juneteenth is a day of powerful historical and cultural significance. Explore the origins and enduring legacy of the holiday with this collection of resources from The African American Experience database.