History Makers: Read-Aloud True Stories of Remarkable People and Events
History Makers, Volume 1 is a collection of true short stories tailor-made for reading aloud. Each mini-biography or historical snapshot offers a ten-minute window into the lives of notable figures and impactful events. A set of follow-up discussion questions is included with each chapter to spark conversation and reminiscence. The stories can be easily blended with other activity programs focused on the figures or events such as trivia, movie screenings, “Name That Tune,” and other games to create a memorable journey through history.
Enjoy 20 engaging stories about the following remarkable people and events:
History Makers, Volume 1 written by Dennis Goodwin; 2023
59 pages; 8-1/2" x 11" softcover book
About the Author
Dennis Goodwin has been a history buff and nonfiction short-story writer for decades. Throughout his career as an activity director and consultant, he has written numerous magazine articles for American History, Wild West, History Magazine, Nostalgia Digest, American Spirit, and other publications.