Japanese Immigrants

In Their Shoes

Fall 2017 Releases
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Offers readers a compelling look into the lives, challenges, and successes of Japanese immigrants. Additional features include a Fast Facts page, a timeline, informative photo captions, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, additional resources for further study, and an index.

Momentum
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978-1-5038-2027-2
$23.95
978-1-5038-2198-9
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Narrative, Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2018
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Momentum
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2017-08-01
BISACS JNF038100, JNF053240
Dewey 973
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 820
Guided Reading Level W
ATOS Reading Level 5.3
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 190688
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Fast facts, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Phonetics, Photo captions, Primary-source text, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events
Online Resources

  • Fast Facts and Timeline
  • Island Work
  • Settling the West Coast
  • Picture Brides
  • Treated Like the Enemy
  • Pitching to America
  • Think About It
  • Glossary
  • Source Notes
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Clara MacCarald

Clara MacCarald is a freelance writer with a master's degree in biology. She lives with her family in an off-grid house nestled in the forests of central New York. When not parenting her daughter, she spends her time writing nonfiction books for kids.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Immigrant Experiences from Children's Bookwatch on August 1, 2017

Aside from Native Americans, the United States is a nation of immigrants and the descendants of immigrants. Now, The Child’s World has published a new eight volume series showcasing the immigrant experience of people from eight different countries. Each individual volume in this… View →