The Noble Yangtze

Geography of the World
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Follow the Yangtze as it winds its ways nearly four thousand miles through China and through thousands of years of history. Young readers will learn about the people, plants, and animals that are dependent on the Yangtze and about the future of this noble river.

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978-1-61473-570-0
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2005
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2004-08-01
BISACS JNF038000, JNF051180
Dewey 915.1
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level V
ATOS Reading Level 5.5
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 80103
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources The Official Web Site of the Great River Road...Scenic Byway of the Mississippi River
The Water Page
TIME for Kids Online
  • The Course of the River
  • Plants and Animals
  • The Yangtze, Past and Present
  • A Useful River
  • People along the River
  • Looking to the Future
  • Glossary
  • A Yangtze River Almanac
  • The Yangtze River in the News
  • How to Learn More about the Yangtze River
  • Index
Author: Charnan Simon

Charnan Simon has a BA in English literature from Carleton College and an MA in English literature from the University of Chicago. She has been an editor at both Cricket and Click magazines and has written more than 50 books for young readers. Ms. Simon lives in Madison, Wisconsin, with her husband Tom, their daughters, Ariel and Hana, Sam the dog, and Lily and Luna the cats.