Jackie Robinson: Amazing Athlete and Activist
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 achievements of the courageous athlete and civil rights activist Jackie Robinson 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||JNF054010, JNF007110, JNF007050|
|Genre||Nonfiction, Picture Books|
|Imprint||Looking Glass Library|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||7.75 x 8.25|
|Guided Reading Level||P|
|ATOS Reading Level||4.2|
|ATOS Interest Level||LG|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||157553|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
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.