Reviews for Going to School During the Great Depression

Horn Book Guide Reviews 2002 Spring
The titles in this series are promising, but unfortunately the books themselves lack substance; too often the emphasis is on extraneous topics. While photographs and suggested activities enhance each volume, choppy text, generalizations, and didacticism lead to an unsatisfying and sometimes confusing reading experience. Bib., glos., ind. [Review covers these Going to School in History titles: [cf2]Going to School during the Civil War, Going to School during the Great Depression, Going to School in Pioneer Times, Going to School during the Civil Rights Movement, Going to School in Colonial America[cf1].] Copyright 2002 Horn Book Guide Reviews