Ms. Polosky's Reading Class - Historical Fiction Book Project

Welcome!

This is your historical fiction project page. Use the resources below to help you gather information on the historical event or time period within which your book takes place!

Databases

FactCite American History

Articles on people, places, and events in American History.


FactCite Essential Biographies

Biographies, including presidents of the United States, explorers, authors, inventors, African-American leaders, notable people from Colonial America and the Revolutionary War eras, and notable women


FactCite Countries and Cultures

Comprehensive coverage of the countries of the world, illustrated. Supports research for country reports and activities such as Model UN and debate. Sections include curated weblinks for further study.


PebbleGo Social Studies

Research information about the world around you including families, maps and holidays.


PebbleGo Biographies

Research information on the lives of important inventors, explorers, African Americans, Hispanic Americans, women and more.


Gannett Newspapers

Access to a collection of regional Gannett Newspapers including the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle.