Cesar Chavez : champion for civil rights
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New York, NY : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., [2016].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
540L
Status:
Glengarry Elementary - Kids Biography
B CHA ROO
Stanford Montessori Elementary - Kids Biography
B CHA ROO
Description
Meet Cesar Chavez a Mexican-American farmworker and civil rights activist. Fact-filled Rookie Read-About Biographies introduce the youngest readers to influential women and men, both past and present. Colorful photos and age appropriate text encourage children to read on their own-as they learn about people like Serena Williams, Neil Armstrong, Rosa Parks, Anne Frank and many more. Cesar spent many years picking crops. He worked with his family and a lot of other farmworkers. Cesar never forgot how hard the work was-or how unfairly pickers were treated. As an adult, he fought to improve the lives of all farmworkers in America.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780531225462, 0531225461, 9780531226353, 0531226352
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
540

Notes

General Note
Includes index.
General Note
Includes a poem by Jodie Shepherd.
Dissertation
Meet Cesar Chavez. He was a Mexican-American farmworker and civil rights activist. As a young boy, he had to work hard alongside his parents and siblings picking crops for other farmers. His family was very poor. Cesar never forgot how hard the work was--or how unfairly pickers were treated. As an adult, he fought to improve the lives of all farmworkers in America.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Roome, A. R., & Mattern, J. (2016). Cesar Chavez: champion for civil rights. New York, NY: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Roome, Anne Ross and Joanne Mattern. 2016. Cesar Chavez: Champion for Civil Rights. New York, NY: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Roome, Anne Ross and Joanne Mattern, Cesar Chavez: Champion for Civil Rights. New York, NY: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Roome, Anne Ross,, and Joanne Mattern. Cesar Chavez: Champion for Civil Rights. New York, NY: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc, 2016. Print.

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