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Who are the brave warriors of history and of today? This title discusses the origin of knights, their historical development, famous examples, key skills, and traits, along with details about weapons, training, and missions. Special features include sidebars, infographics, on-page definitions, online search sidebar, further evidence sidebar and primary sources. This title also includes a timeline, glossary, Web links, index, and common core activities.

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 JNF025130, JNF011000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2013
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Season 2013-01-01
ISBN 9781617837241, 9781617837746, 9781624010286
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Paperbacks, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 940.1
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Lexile 800
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 5.4
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 157589
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Reviewed
Online Resources FREE! Core Library Connection
FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network

Great Warriors - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Each title opens with an account of a dramatic battle or operation, followed by chapters about its featured warriors’ history, recruitment and training, weapons and tactics, and lifestyle. The volumes are clearly designed and written with the Common Core State Standards in mind. The texts are paired with captioned. . . photos and reproductions and maps. Sidebars include primary-source excerpts, additional facts, and/or prompts to elicit critical-thinking skills. “Stop and Think” sections at the end of each title suggest independent research and writing activities. . . . The set is accurate and informative enough for research projects and reports…

Author: Racquel Foran