Britannica Beginner Bios III Series


In these accessible, appealing biographies, readers will gain inspiration from the lives of six diverse individuals and their accomplishments—the brave activism of teenagers Anne Frank and Malala Yousafzai, the whimsical stories of Dr. Seuss and Walt Disney, the scientific advancements of Albert Einstein, and the valiant resistance of Lakota chief Sitting Bull. By learning about these individuals, readers will recognize the importance of perseverance and hard work in reaching for one’s goal and attaining greatness.  Students can use domain-specific vocabulary they’ve learned from the book to effectively explain the text.  Readers will come away understanding how each person contributed to history, art, and/or science.  Interesting facts are highlighted in each chapter.

Number of Titles:  6

Interest Level: Grades 1-4

Guided Reading Level: G-J

Lexile Level: 690-790

ISBN: 9781625134219 (E-book)

Copyright: ©2016

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