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Living with Epilepsy
Introduces readers to the disease of epilepsy, its causes, how it affects the body, and what it's like to live with the disease.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Imprint||Core Learning Library|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||7.5 x 9.5|
|Guided Reading Level||P|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.1|
|ATOS Interest Level||LG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||61722|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Educational front/back matter, Fast facts, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents|
- Do You Know Someone Who Has Epilepsy?
- What Is Epilepsy?
- What's It Like to Have Epilepsy?
- What Can We Do about Epilepsy?
- Who Gets Epilepsy?
- Will We Ever Cure Epilepsy?
- Questions and Answers about Epilepsy
- Helping a Friend Who Has Epilepsy
- Did You Know?
- How to Learn More about Epilepsy
Author: Shirley Wimbish Gray
Shirley has been a writer and educator for more than 25 years and has published over a dozen books for children. She also coordinates cancer education programs at the University of Arkansas for medical Sciences and consults as a writer with scientist and physicians.
A noteworthy review of Living Well from Booklist on October 15, 2002
Written at a slightly lower level than most books on these subjects, these debut entries in the Living Well series will be helpful to children trying to cope with chronic illness. Both books begin with anecdotes about young people who suffer from the illnesses. Asthma explains the… View →