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Fall 2003 Releases

Set of 12 titles
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Crafted with a wealth of detail and rich illustrations, each biography in this appealing collection offers 32 pages that entice readers to discover the remarkable people who built our great nation. The primary narrative focuses on the childhood, education, motivations, and achievements of a key American figure, while special sidebars introduce related topics. Absorbing historical photos, helpful timelines, detailed glossaries, and a resource section for further research will draw kids back to these books time and again!

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Category Geography and History
Copyright 2004
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Spirit of America
Language English
Publication Date 2003-08-01
BISACS JNF025170, JNF007050, JNF007020
Dewey 92
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level R-X
ATOS Reading Level 4.7-6.3
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5-1.0
Features Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources Clendening History of Medicine Library
Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes
The American Foundation for the Blind
Africa Within
The Official Amelia Earhart Website
Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum
America's Library/Harriet Tubman
Chicago Public Library
Pennsylvania Environmental Heritage
The Florence Nightingale Museum
Georgia Women of Achievement
The Official Website of the Girl Scouts of the USA
National Women's Hall of Fame
The Eleanor Roosevelt and Human Rights Project
The Harriet Tubman Homepage
Ivy Green - Birthplace of Helen Keller
The Helen Keller Festival Homepage
The Naval Historical Center
Ingalls Homestead
Laura Ingalls Wilder Home and Muesum
Official Site of Little House on the Prairie
Laura Ingalls Wilder Memorial Society
Women in History
National Geographic Online
National Library of Medicine
National Portrait Gallery
Mary McLeod Bethune Council House
Mary McLeod Bethune Council House
Harriet Tubman Home

PBS - The American Experience
Rachel Carson.Org
Spartacus Educational
Spartacus Educational
Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
The University of Nebraska - Nursing Careers
Renaissance Editions
About.com-About Women's History