Thomas Jefferson

Our 3rd President

The United States Presidents
  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

A thorough, illustrated biography discussing Jefferson's childhood, his career, his family, and his term as the third president of the United States. Includes a table of contents, time line, phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index, and detailed captions and sidebars to aid in comprehension.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Category Geography and History
Copyright 2021
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Publication Date 2020-08-01
BISACS JNF025170, JNF007020, JNF007130
Dewey 973.4
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Lexile 860
Guided Reading Level W
Features Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Fast facts, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events
Online Resources

  • A Path to Glory
  • American Leader
  • In Command
  • A Second Term
  • Time Line
  • Glossary
  • The United States Government
  • Choosing the President
  • The White House
  • Presidential Perks
  • Facts
  • For More Information
  • Index
Author: Elizabeth Sirimarco

Elizabeth Sirimarco, a Colorado-based writer and editor, has written more than fifty books for children on subjects ranging from Steven Spielberg to Thomas Jefferson, the Cold War to gypsies. A graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder, she holds a degree in Italian language from Universita per Stranieri di Siena in, Tuscany, Italy, as well. She also writes under the names Hal Rogers and Elizabeth S. Budd. Elizabeth has been fortunate to collaborate with her husband, photographer David Budd, on several books for The Child's World. They live in Denver, Colorado's capital city, with Roger the cat and Sebastian the Rottweiler.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of The United States Presidents from School Library Journal on November 1, 2020

Young readers learn about each president’s childhood, their introduction to politics, and time in office. Significant world events that occurred during the president’s tenure are highlighted in boldface to facilitate comprehension and provide historical context. Each title… View →