The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall

Informational (nonfiction), 2,144 words, Level Z2 (Grade 5+), Lexile 1030L

The Berlin Wall describes the events that led up to the construction of the Berlin Wall, the vast differences in a divided Germany during the Cold War, and the consequences of the wall's eventual destruction. This book can be used to teach students how to discern the author's point of view and to effectively summarize.