Engineering Mount Rushmore

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Mount Rushmore, a massive granite carving of four US presidents, is among the most famous landmarks in the United States. Engineering Mount Rushmore introduces readers to its designer, Gutzon Borglum, shows how workers turned a mountain into a monument, and explores how the US government protects the carving today. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF051130, JNF051120, JNF005000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Science & Technology
Copyright 2018
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Season 2017-09-01
ISBN 9781532111624, 9781680789478
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 624
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Lexile 820
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 5.4
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 191135
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Primary-source text, Reviewed, and Table of contents
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Author: Kate Conley