Jackie Robinson

Basic Biographies
  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

A very simple introduction to the life and accomplishments of legendary baseball great Jackie Robinson.

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978-1-61473-948-7
$34.95
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Nonfiction
Category Geography and History
Copyright 2010
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2010-01-01
BISACS JNF007020, JNF007050
Dewey 796.357092
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 540
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, and Suggested websites
Online Resources Time for Kids: Biography
Exploratorium Science of Baseball
Play Ball! America's Story from America's Library
  • Glossary
  • To Find out More
  • Index
  • About the Authors
Author: Cynthia Amoroso

Cynthia Amoroso holds undergraduate degrees in English and elementary education, and graduate degrees in curriculum and instruction as well as educational administration. Cynthia's past roles include teacher, assistant principal, district reading coordinator, director of curriculum and instruction, and curriculum consultant. She has extensive experience in reading, literacy, curriculum development, professional development, and continuous improvement processes. Cynthia enjoys reading, writing, gardening, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Basic Biographies from Children's Bookwatch on August 1, 2010

A premier publisher of books-in-series of young readers, one of The Child’s World newest offerings is ‘Basic Biographies’. This eight title series is specifically designed and written for children preschool through second grade. Featuring a first grade reading level in… View →