George Washington: soldier, hero, president

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Publisher:
DK,
Pub. Date:
2001.
Edition:
1st American ed.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
790L
Description
This biography of one of the most famous and recognizable American presidents mark DK's commitment to bringing US history-based biographies to the DK Readers series. In George Washington, the young reader will learn about our first president's childhood, his life as a farmer, statesman, general, and his days as president. The 48-page Level 3 books, designed for children who can read on their own, contain more complex sentence structure and more detail. Young readers will devour these kid-friendly titles, which cover high-interest topics such as sharks, and the Bermuda Triangle, as well as classics like Aladdin. Information boxes highlight historical references, trivia, pronunciation, and other facts about words and names mentioned. Averaging 2,400 to 2,800 words, these books offer a 50/50 picture-to-text ratio. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
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ISBN:
9780758748867
078947378
9780789473776
Reading Level:
LG
Level 5.3, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
790L
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Last Grouping Update 2020-08-07 12:39:29PM
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subject_facet Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Washington, George, -- 1732-1799 -- Juvenile literature
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title_full George Washington : soldier, hero, president / written by Justine & Ron Fontes ; [illustrator, Ernie Eldredge]
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