A Life of Persistence
From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Biographies
Why was Nelson Mandela jailed for twenty-seven years? How did Nelson Mandela helped to bring peace to South Africa? How did Nelson Mandela become the first black president of South Africa? Find out in this introduction to the life of Nelson Mandela and how he demonstrated persistence throughout his life.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Pull Ahead Books|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Text Type||Narrative Nonfiction|
|Graphics||1-color illustrations, Full-color illustrations|
|Dimensions||6.125 x 7|
|Guided Reading Level||P|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.6|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||107744|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Teaching Guides, and Timeline|
Author: Jennifer Boothroyd
Jennifer Boothroyd taught elementary school for many years. She currently helps visitors explore the outdoors at a local nature center. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, taking pictures, and traveling. She is a huge Disney geek and loves planning trips to Walt Disney World for her friends and family.
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Pull Ahead Books — Biographies
Help kids honor world heroes with this beginning biography series. Conversational text introduces young readers to figures with lives of true character. The simple, easy-to-follow text is supported with illustrations and photographs on each spread. View available downloads →