Vietnamese Immigrants

In Their Shoes

Immigrant Experiences
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Offers readers a compelling look into the lives, challenges, and successes of Vietnamese 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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978-1-5038-2032-6
$23.95
978-1-5038-2201-6
$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 5.4
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 190691
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, 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
  • The Fall of Saigon
  • The Boat People
  • Vietnamese and American
  • Helping Those Left Behind
  • Think About It
  • Glossary
  • Source Notes
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Cynthia Kennedy Henzel

Cynthia Kennedy Henzel has a bachelor of science degree in social studies education and a master of science degree in geography. She has worked as a teacher-educator in many countries. Currently, she works writing books and developing education materials for social studies, science, and ELL students. She has written more than 80 books for young people.

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 →