Weird-but-True Facts about the U.S. Military

Weird-but-True Facts
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Loads of quirky, cool, and astonishing facts about the U. S. military, including weapons, wars, and military people.

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978-1-62323-460-7
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Hi-Lo, Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2013
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-01-01
BISACS JNF051000, JNF038000, JNF025000
Dewey 355
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 900
Guided Reading Level V
ATOS Reading Level 5.9
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 156529
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
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  • Introduction
  • Weird Weapons
  • Military People
  • Big and Small, Long And Short
  • Curious Conflicts
  • More Amazing Military Facts
  • Glossary
  • Learn More
  • Index
Author: Arnold Ringstad

Arnold Ringstad is the author of more than 30 books for kids. He loves reading and writing about space exploration. He lives in Minnesota.

Illustrator: Kathleen Petelinsek

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Weird-but-True Facts from Library Media Connection on November 1, 2013

This series is a fun way to look at history and information. Colorful pictures will attract readers of all ages. The pages are not overly wordy, which will appeal to children. Facts are presented as short snippets of information that are similar to those in trivia games. The books will… View →