Reading science and social studies trade books is the perfect way for students to build literacy skills while learning content. In collaboration with the Children’s Book Council, both the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) annually recognize outstanding trade books. Learn more about these exceptional books reviewed and selected by teachers.
Previous year’s winners may be found at http://www.nsta.org/publications/ostb/
For previously awarded lists – http://www.socialstudies.org/resources/notable