The Statue of Liberty
From the Series Pull Ahead Books — American Symbols
One of the most famous American symbols, the Statue of Liberty stands for freedom and opportunity. Standing on Liberty Island at the tip of New York City, the statue welcomed immigrants from around the world to America’s shores. Built by France as a gift to America after the Revolutionary War, the statue’s torch spreads the light of freedom into the world.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Pull Ahead Books|
|Imprint||First Avenue Editions ™|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Reading Counts! Level||2.1|
|Graphics||1-color illustrations, Full-color illustrations|
|Dimensions||6.125 x 7|
|Guided Reading Level||P|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.8|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||77068|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Fast facts, Glossary, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Reviewed, and Teaching Guides|
Library Media Connection
“The information provided is in the historical context and makes relevant connections to the world we live in today. This series of books provides the beginning and advanced reader with solid information. These titles will be a source of information to be used in the classroom, as well as for the individual or group research project.” —Library Media Connection
Author: Jill Braithwaite
Jill Braithwaite has written many nonfiction books for children. She lives in Minneapolis.
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Pull Ahead Books — American Symbols
Visit some of America’s national monuments and investigate our most recognizable symbols. Historical photographs and illustrations provide background and perspective while modern images show how the building or symbol appears today. View available downloads →