What Is a Democracy?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Exploring Government

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 2   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

What is a democracy? What do fairness and equality mean? How are leaders of a democracy chosen? Accessible text and explanatory photos help students understand the key concepts of how a democracy works.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2016
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand First Step Nonfiction
Imprint LernerClassroom, Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2015-08-01
BISACS JNF053200, JNF043000
Dewey 321.8
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.25 x 7
Lexile 460
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 2.2
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 177563
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Photo captions, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Author: Jennifer Boothroyd

Jennifer Boothroyd taught elementary school for many years. She currently helps visitors explore the outdoors at a local nature center. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, taking pictures, and traveling. She is a huge Disney geek and loves planning trips to Walt Disney World for her friends and family.

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First Step Nonfiction — Exploring Government

This set in the trusted First Step Nonfiction brand explains how government works, what its basic functions are, and how it affects our daily lives. From elections to citizenship, these titles will help young readers understand the key concepts of government. Bright… View available downloads →