500 – Pure Science

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Science on the Loose: Amazing Activities and Science Facts You'll Never Believe Becker, Helaine 507.8 Bec
Sunny Days and Starry Nights: Nature activities Castaldo, Nancy 508 Cas
Science Detectives: How Scientists Solved Six Real-Life Mysteries Editors of YES Magazine 501 Sci Primary (K-2), Elementary (3-5)
Paint a Sun in the Sky Llewellyn, Claire 508.2 Lle
Science Project Helper Dickinson, Mike 507.8 D56 Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)
Threads from the Web of Life: Stories in Natural History Daubert, Stephen 508 Dau
Science, Technology, and Society: The People Behind the Science Cullen, Katherine 509 Cul
What Is Science? Dotlich, Rebecca Kai 500 Dot Primary (K-2)
The Amateur Naturalist Baker, Nick 508 Bak Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12) 2006 SB&F Best List Additional Resources
Scientific American: More Simple Science Fair Projects, Grades 3-5 Tocci, Salvatore 507 Toc

920 – Biography and Genealogy

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
They Were Strong and Good Lawson, Robert 920 Law Elementary (3-5) 1941 Caldecott Award
Abraham Lincoln d'Aulaire, Ingri and Edgar Parin 921 Lin Elementary (3-5) 1940 Caldecott Award

930 – History of Ancient World

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
A Street through Time: A 12,000-Year Walk through History Noon, Steve 936 Noo Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

940 – General History of Europe

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850 Bartoletti, Susan Campbell 941.5 Bar Elementary (3-5) 2002 Silbert Award
Sir Walter Ralegh and the Quest for El Dorado Aronson, Marc 942 Aro Elementary (3-5) 2001 Silbert Award
The Life and Death of Adolf Hitler Giblin, James Cross 943 Gib Advanced (9-12) 2003 Silbert Award

950 – General History of Asia

960 – History of Africa

970 – History of North America

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Their skeletons speak : Kennewick man and the Paleoamerican world Walker, Sally M 970 Wal Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Queen of the Falls Allsburg, Chris Van 971.3 Van Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans Nelson, Kadir 973 Nel Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America Pinkney, Andrea Davis 973 Pin Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
So You Want to be President? St. George, Judith 973 StG Elementary (3-5) 2001 Caldecott Award
Becoming Ben Franklin: How a Candlemaker's Son Helped Light the Flame of Liberty Freedman, Russell 973.3 Fre Advanced (9-12) 2013 SB&F Best List
Looking at Lincoln Kalman, Maira 973.7 Kal Elementary (3-5) 2013 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy Marrin, Albert 974.7 Mar Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Born and Bred in the Great Depression Winter, Jonah 976.4 Win Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Saga of the Sioux Brown, Dee 978 Zim Elementary (3-5) 2012 NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People

980 – History of South America

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Anthropologist : scientist of the people Batten, Mary 989.2 Bat