Tales of Childhood by
to the Official Roald Dahl Website
In Boy: Tales of Childhood,
Roald Dahl tells about his school years. Explore
this site to learn much more about the author.
After the introduction, be sure to click 1.
Need help with your Roald Dahl homework?
to read his biography.
of Thunder, Hear My Cry by
Mildred D. Taylor
Civil Rights Museum
National Civil Rights Museum Web site provides
a comprehensive history of the Civil Rights
movement and the struggles and triumphs of African
This biography about the author of Roll
of Thunder, Hear My Cry addresses
topics such as prejudice, racism, and the importance
of family. It describes how her family's storytellers
affected Taylor's writing.
from Rifka by
From 1892 to 1954, more than twelve million immigrants arrived at Ellis Island. Take a virtual tour of the historic island at this National Park Service site.
Endless Steppe: Growing Up in Siberia
Simon Wiesenthal Museum of Tolerance
about the Holocaust at this online museum dedicated
to tolerance. Find the answers to thirty-six
questions about the Holocaust, access a glossary,
and view a Holocaust time line.