Eyewitness to the Tuskegee Airmen

Eyewitness to World War II
  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 7
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

Through narrative nonfiction text, readers learn about the history and daring missions of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first black pilots to fly for the U.S. military. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, primary-source quote sidebars, fact-filled captions and callouts, a glossary, an introduction to the author, and a listing of source notes.

Momentum
Format Your Price Add
978-1-5038-0684-9
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 7
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Narrative, Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2016
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Momentum
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2016-01-01
BISACS JNF025210, JNF025130
Dewey 940.54
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 710
Guided Reading Level W
ATOS Reading Level 5.2
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 179272
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Primary-source text, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
  • Ready to Serve
  • Preparing for War
  • Into the Skies
  • The Red Tails
  • Returning Home
  • Glossary
  • Source Notes
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Marcia Amidon Lusted

Marcia Amidon Lusted is the author of more than 100 books and 500 magazine articles for young readers. She is also a writing instructor and an editor. Visit her at www.adventuresinnonfiction.com.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Eyewitness to World War II from School Library Connection on October 1, 2016

This comprehensive series does an excellent job of covering the very broad and popular topic of World War II. Each brief volume addresses a different aspect of the war, from important and well-known battles to the contributions and experiences of women and different ethnic groups. The… View →