Best Children’s Books. “Immigrant Stories in Early American History.”

Any day is a good day for a story about immigrant experiences, since the characters in these books embody hope, sacrifice and determination–character traits we’d like to see all our students embrace. The children’s books discussed here are great resources for your immigration lesson plans. Some would make for great read alouds, others would be perfect for required student reading lists. This selection of books will help bring the immigrant experience to life for your students. Grades K – 5