From the Series History Maker Biographies
Did you know that not all Brooklyn Dodgers fans and players welcomed Jackie Robinson to the team in 1947? Some fans and teammates weren’t welcoming to a black player at first. But Jackie’s great playing soon won them over.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Reading Counts! Level||4.5|
|Graphics||1-color illustrations, Full-color illustrations|
|Guided Reading Level||S|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.9|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||135011|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||1.0|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Sidebars, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, Timeline, and Websites|
Author: Stephanie Sammartino McPherson
Stephanie Sammartino McPherson, a former teacher and freelance newspaper writer, enjoys writing about science and the human interest stories behind major discoveries. Stephanie and her husband Richard live in Virginia but also call California home.
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History Maker Biographies
Explore the lives of famous figures found in the core of every history curriculum. Each completely nonfiction book is illustrated with historical photographs and illustrations. Sidebars, a timeline, and entertaining cartoon illustrations further illuminate each subject’s personality. View available downloads →