What's Great about Maine?

From the Series Our Great States

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

What’s so great about Maine? Readers will build skills to identify and summarize the top ten sites to see or things to do in the Pine Tree State. We’ll explore Maine’s outdoor adventures, historic parks, fun-filled museums, and fascinating history. The Maine by Map feature helps students locate all the places covered in the book. A special section provides key state details such as the state motto, capital, population, animals, foods, and more. Take a fun-filled tour of all there is to discover in Maine.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-4677-3855-2
$26.65 $19.99
978-1-4677-6079-9
$7.95 $7.95
978-1-4677-6257-1
$39.99 $29.99
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2015
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2015-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.5
BISACS JNF058000, JNF038100
Dewey 974.1
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 740
Guided Reading Level Q
ATOS Reading Level 4.6
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 171138
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Maps, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sidebars, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Reviews

School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

“In an innovative change from most state sets, these books are lively travel guides to each state’s top 10 kid-friendly places….[These books] introduce kids to the magic of travel and offer them a look at some of the United States’s most interesting places.”―School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Author: Andrea Wang

Andrea Wang grew up in a small town in Ohio. Now she lives in the Boston area with her husband and two children. She was an environmental scientist before becoming an author.

Lerner eSource™ offers free digital teaching and learning resources, including Common Core State Standards (CCSS) teaching guides. These guides, created by classroom teachers, offer short lessons and writing exercises that give students specific instruction and practice using Common Core skills and strategies. Lerner eSource also provides additional resources including online activities, downloadable/printable graphic organizers, and additional educational materials that would also support Common Core instruction. Download, share, pin, print, and save as many of these free resources as you like!

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