From the Series First Step Nonfiction — American Holidays
A basic overview of Constitution Day for emergent readers. Color photographs reflect the short, easy-to-understand sentences that improve vocabulary and comprehension.
|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|
|Reading Counts! Level||1.7|
|Dimensions||6.125 x 7|
|Guided Reading Level||J|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.9|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||130831|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Fast facts, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Photo glossary, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
“The series does itself a favor by staying simple; the illustration of a calendar that begins each book will have kids searching for the corresponding date on their own home calendars. A great starting point for discussing these significant celebrations.” —Booklist
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 →