The Doll Shop Downstairs Historical Fiction Lesson
Help students identify and understand historical what fiction is, what function it serves, and how it is created. This historical fiction lesson should be used in conjunction with The Doll Shop Downstairs by Yona Zeldis McDonough, a story set during World War I.
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