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Barack Obama: 44th U.S. President

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Begin the journey into the lives of important people in history with Beginner Biographies. These simple, illustrated biographies provide a perfect entry point for learning about history. The childhood, education, and election of President Barack Obama are presented with short, simple text for the elementary school audience.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Looking Glass Library is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF007130, JNF007070, JNF043000
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Subject Biographies, Social Studies
Copyright 2013
Division Magic Wagon
Imprint Looking Glass Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2013-01-01
ISBN 9781616419394, 9781614806158
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 973.932092
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.75 x 8.25
Lexile 600
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 3.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 157548
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Reviewed
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Beginner Biographies Set 2 - Library Media Connection

This series is written with not only young readers in mind, but also with classroom instruction in mind. . . . Young readers will not feel overwhelmed; the illustrations included are simply done. . . .

Beginner Biographies Set 2 – School Library Journal

These books are a wonderful way to introduce young readers to nonfiction and biographical research. The texts are accurate and aptly touch on the social issues of the period in ways that are appropriate for curious young minds. These titles will appeal to beginning readers with little background knowledge of the featured luminaries.

Beginner Biographies Set 2 – Booklist

The Beginner Biograph[ies] series supplies overviews of some of history’s most familiar names. Very short notes throughout each book add welcome facts to these light treatments.

Illustrator: Marty Martinez