Tools and Treasures of Ancient China

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Can We Learn from Early Civilizations?

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Have you ever worn silk? Eaten Rice? Used a calendar? All these things came from ancient China. More than two thousand years ago, the ancient Chinese invented tools and treasures that still shape our lives. Find out where the ancient Chinese lived, what their lives were like, and what happened to them. Discover how they changed the world!

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-4677-1428-0
$30.65 $22.99
978-1-4677-2380-0
$9.99 $9.99
978-1-4677-2504-0
$46.65 $34.99
978-1-4677-2562-0
$39.99 $39.99
978-1-5124-7642-2
$46.65 $34.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2014
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Searchlight Books ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2014-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.3
BISACS JNF025030, JNF038020, JNF025020
Dewey 931
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 580
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.3
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 162681
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Reviews

School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“[T]hese books provide basic introductory information and a good visual history of each culture’s material treasures, making them strong additional purchases for elementary schools.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Author: Candice Ransom

Candice Ransom is the author of 150 books for children. She holds an MFA from Vermont College and an MA in children's literature from Hollins University. She currently teaches in Hollins University's graduate program in children's literature.

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Searchlight Books ™ — What Can We Learn from Early Civilizations?

Introduce students to six major ancient civilizations in Searchlight Books™—What Can We Learn from Early Civilizations?. Readers will discover where the civilizations were located, what daily life was like for people of these groups, what cultural… View available downloads →