From the Series First Step Nonfiction — American Holidays
Celebrated each November, Veterans Day honors the brave men and women who fought in our country’s military. Beginning on November 11, 1918 to celebrate the end of World War I, Veterans Day was once known as Armistice Day.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Category||Holidays, Social Studies|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||First Step Nonfiction|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Dimensions||6.125 x 7|
|Guided Reading Level||J|
|Features||Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, and Teaching Guides|
Author: Robin Nelson
Robin Nelson's careers have always kept her surrounded by books—as an elementary teacher, working at a publishing company, and now working as a school library media specialist. But her favorite job is writing books for kids. She has written many nonfiction books for children. She lives with her family in Minneapolis.
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First Step Nonfiction — American Holidays
These content-rich resources give readers an understanding of why and how we celebrate our national holidays. A simple timeline in the back of each book clarifies how the holiday started and evolved, while a fast-facts section provides interesting details from history and today. View available downloads →