Tools and Treasures of Ancient Greece

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 watched the Olympic Games? Voted in a class election? Used an alphabet with twenty-six letters? All these things came from ancient Greece. More than two thousand years ago, the ancient Greeks invented tools and treasures that still shape our lives. Find out where the ancient Greeks lived, what their lives were like, and what happened to them. Discover how they changed the world!

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2014
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Searchlight Books ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2014-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.4
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF025070, JNF038060, JNF025020
Dewey 938
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 600
Guided Reading Level T
ATOS Reading Level 4.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 162683
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: Matt Doeden

Matt Doeden began his career as a sports writer. Since then, he's spent more than a decade writing and editing children's nonfiction. Matt lives in Minnesota with his family.

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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 →