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Let's Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

From the Series Holidays & Heroes

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

The familiar story of this American hero is told for children. From Dr. King’s birth to the end of his short life, the values that he stood for so powerfully and the changes that he helped to bring about are presented here in terms that children can understand and personally relate to.

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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category Holidays, Social Studies
Copyright 2013
Publisher Kane Press
Imprint Kane Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.7
Text Type Narrative Nonfiction
BISACS JNF026130, JNF026080
Dewey 394.261--dc23
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 770
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.4
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 165610
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Note to adults, Note to educators, Photo captions, and Reviewed



“This reader-friendly nonfiction may inspire further inquiry into the life of an important figure in American history and may encourage kids to be mindful of King’s ideals of fairness and equality, not only on the third Monday of each January but all year round.” —Booklist

Author: Barbara deRubertis

Barbara deRubertis recently retired after 31 years of teaching elementary and middle school classes. She has written more than 50 books for children that have been published by Kane Press. Barbara and her husband live in Cashmere, Washington.

Illustrator: Gershom Griffith