Jupiter

King of the Gods, God of Sky and Storms

Roman Mythology
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Introduces the Roman god Jupiter and explains his importance; features well-known Roman myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Rome and family tree of the Roman gods.

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978-1-63143-718-2
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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2015
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2015-01-01
BISACS JUV022020
Dewey 398.2
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 700
Guided Reading Level X
ATOS Reading Level 5.2
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 172786
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources Jupiter - King of the Gods
Solar System Exploration: Jupiter
PBS - The Roman Empire: Mythology
BBC - Ancient Romans: Religion
Author: Teri Temple

Teri Temple is a former elementary school teacher who now travels the country as an event coordinator. She developed a love for mythology as a fifth-grade student following a unit in class on Greek and Roman history. Teri likes to spend her free time hanging out with her family, biking, hiking, and reading. She lives in Minnesota with her husband and their golden retriever, Buddy.

Author: Emily Temple

Illustrator: Eric Young

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Roman Mythology from Booklist on May 1, 2015

The Roman Mythology series uses graphic-novel-style art and stories to introduce the individual gods and goddesses, along with other deities in the pantheon. Each book begins with a description of Rome and the relationship between the Roman and Greek gods, and is followed by a visual of… View →