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Newtown School Shooting

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This title examines an important historic event--the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the man behind the shooting, Adam Lanza, the tragic events of December 14, 2012, the shooting's aftermath and the community's response, and the victims' families advocacy work in subsequent months. Also discussed are gun laws in the United States, new legislation introduced in Congress regarding gun control, and mental health policy and law. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web sites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 7
BISACS JNF053210, JNF050000, JNF030000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2014
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2014-01-01
ISBN 9781624030550, 9781624017223
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 364
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Lexile 1070
ATOS Reading Level 7.5
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 181385
Accelerated Reader® Points 3.0
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Author: Lisa Owings