U.S.A. Travel Guides
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

From Mackinac Island to the popular Tulip Time Festival in Holland, there's lots to see and do in Michigan! Additional features include maps on each spread, state symbols, famous people, fact bubbles, and informative captions that highlight some of the things that make Michigan special. A table of contents, sources for further research, a phonetic glossary, and an index support readers and extend learning.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2018
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2017-08-01
BISACS JNF058000, JNF038100, JNF025180
Dewey 977.4
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 620
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 3.6
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 101864
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Michigan
  • Tahquamenon Falls on the Upper Peninsula
  • Watching Wildlife Along the Chippewa River
  • The Sanilac Petroglyphs in Cass City
  • Colonial Michilimackinac in Mackinaw City
  • Touring the Mine at Iron Mountain
  • The Tulip Time Festival in Holland
  • The Soo Locks Boat Tour
  • Wood Shaving Days at Hartwick Pines
  • The Ford Rouge Factory in Dearborn
  • Greenfield Village in Dearborn
  • The State Capitol in Lansing
  • Motown Music and Detroit’s Motown Museum
  • Eau Claire’s Cherry Pit Spitting Championship
  • The W. K. Kellogg Manor House in Hickory Corners
  • The North American Snow Festival in Cadillac
  • Our Trip
  • State Symbols and Song
  • State Flag
  • Famous People
  • Words to Know
  • State Seal
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Ann Heinrichs

Ann Heinrichs grew up in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She began playing the piano at age three and thought she would grow up to be a pianist. Instead, she became a writer. She is the author of more than 200 books for children and young adults on Asian, African, and U.S. history and cultures, as well as grammar and natural history subjects. Ann has also written numerous newspaper, magazine, and encyclopedia articles. Ann has traveled to the Middle East, Asia, and Europe, and now lives in Chicago, IL.

Illustrator: Matt Kania


A noteworthy review of U.S.A. Travel Guides from Children's Bookwatch on September 1, 2017

A premier publisher of non-fiction books for young readers, ‘The Child’s World’ has now published a new and highly recommended series for students in grades 2 through 5 called ‘U.S.A. Travel Guides’. There are 52 hardcover volumes, one for each of the 50… View →