Pride

Nonfiction Readers: Level 3
  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Simple text describes pride and what it means to be proud of something or someone. Francis Scott Key's pride in America and the resulting 'Star Spangled Banner' anthem he wrote is given as an example of the effects of pride. An end section offers suggestions on how readers can show pride in their own lives.

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978-1-61473-463-5
$38.95
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Nonfiction
Category Language Arts
Copyright 2003
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2002-08-01
BISACS JUV044000, JUV043000
Dewey 152.4
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7 x 9
Guided Reading Level K
ATOS Reading Level 3.2
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 61969
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Sources for further research, and Suggested websites
Online Resources

  • Glossary and Index
  • To Find Out More
  • Note to Parents and Educators
  • About the Author
Author: Kathryn Kyle

Kathryn Kyle is the pen name of Cynthia (Cindy) Klingel. Cindy has been writing for The Child's World for more than 15 years. She also writes under the name C. Ann Fitterer. Most recently, Cindy has co-written more than 70 Child's World books with Bob Noyed. Cindy and Bob have written books in the Wonder Books Phonics Readers series, the Wonder Books Nonfiction series and the Spirit of America Our Presidents series. They also helped to develop The Spirit of America publishing program, which began in fall 2001. Cindy also helped to develop the Wonder Books publishing program. Cindy was born in Mankato, Minnesota. She lived for a short time in Minneapolis, where she worked in publishing. The rest of the time, she has lived in Mankato, which she believes is a great place to grow up! As a child, Cindy loved reading, writing and playing with friends. She enjoyed playing sports, especially softball and football! She also loved to dance. She was a dance student and then teacher for 17 years! In third grade, Cindy won an award in a national publishing contest sponsored by a large publishing company. It was then that she decided she would be an author when she grew up. In college, Cindy studied English and elementary education. Although she was interested in many things, she loved working with students. So she graduated with degrees in teaching. Cindy has been a public school educator for almost 20 years. She has worked for a Minnesota school district as a high school English teacher, an elementary teacher and is currently a curriculum director. She loves children's literature and makes regular visits to the children's section in bookstores and libraries. Cindy lives in Minnesota with her two daughters. When she is not working or busy being a mom, she can be found digging in one of her gardens, spending time with her many friends or with her nose in a good book.