Pencils Before the Store

Before the Store
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Explains how wood is cut and milled; discusses how graphite is produced and pencils are assembled at a factory; and how pencils become available to consumers.

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978-1-62323-164-4
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2012
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2012-01-01
BISACS JNF061010, JNF051120
Dewey 674
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.0
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 149563
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • All Kinds of Pencils
  • In the Forest
  • The Slat Factory
  • At the Pencil Factory
  • Into Your Hand
  • Pencil Map
  • Glossary
  • Books and Web Sites
  • Index
Author: Rachel Lynette

Illustrator: Dan McGeehan

Dan McGeehan has been a freelance illustrator for fifteen years. During that time his art has appeared on many magazines, in many children's books, and under a lot of scrutiny all around the world. He currently lives in Oklahoma with his wife, their two daughters, and everybody's two cats.