Guitars

Musical Instruments
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

A very simple introduction to guitars, their history, what they sound like, what they look like, and how they are played. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, informative captions and sidebars, sources for further research including websites, an index, and an introduction to the author.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2020
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2019-08-01
BISACS JNF036090
Dewey 787.87
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 540
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 3.2
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 504577
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources


  • Guitars Are Everywhere!
  • The String Family
  • Parts of the Guitar
  • The Neck
  • The Head
  • The Strings
  • Playing a Guitar
  • The First Guitars
  • Other String Instruments
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index and About the Author
Author: Kara L. Laughlin

Kara L. Laughlin is an artist and writer who lives in Virginia with her husband, three kids, two guinea pigs, and a dog. She is the author of two dozen nonfiction books for kids.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Musical Instruments from School Library Connection on May 1, 2020

This series about musical instruments is just what we have come to expect from Child’s World publications, with each title displaying clear photographs and equally clear text to explain and explore each of the titular instruments. Written by several different authors, the series… View →