South Dakota

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

From Crazy Horse Memorial to the colorful rocks in Badlands National Park, there's lots to see and do in South Dakota! Additional features include maps on each spread, state symbols, famous people, fact bubbles, and informative captions that highlight some of the things that make South Dakota special. A table of contents, sources for further research, a phonetic glossary, and an index support readers and extend learning.

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978-1-5038-1981-8
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978-1-5038-2267-2
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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 978.3
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 630
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.0
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 101976
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

  • South Dakota
  • Mount Rushmore Near Keystone
  • The Buffalo Roundup at Custer State Park
  • Lemmon’s Petrified Wood Park
  • The Mammoths of Hot Springs
  • The Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Wacipi
  • The Crazy Horse Memorial Near Custer
  • Deadwood and the Black Hills Gold Rush
  • Tabor’s Czech Days
  • The Ingalls Homestead in De Smet
  • Madison’s Prairie Village Steam Threshing Jamboree
  • The State Capitol in Pierre
  • The Minuteman Missile Site Near Philip
  • The Corn Palace in Mitchell
  • Shearer’s Cow Creek Ranch in Wall
  • Fun at Lake Oahe
  • Our Trip
  • State Flag and Seal
  • State Symbols
  • State Song
  • Famous People
  • Words to Know
  • 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

Reviews

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 →