This title examines how self-injury affects individuals and society, investigates how people are working to put an end to self-injury, and analyzes the controversies and conflicting viewpoints surrounding the issue. Features include a glossary, selected bibliography, websites, 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 8|
|BISACS||JNF053010, JNF052040, JNF053230|
|Subject||Character Education, Social Studies|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||NOT AR|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Essential Issues Set 4 - School Library Connection
Each attractively illustrated volume features colorful sidebars, a timeline, an “essential facts” summary section, additional resources, and source notes. The introductory chapters provide a broad survey of the topic, while the concluding chapters offer constructive suggestions, places to go for help, or consideration of future trends. . . .solid treatments of their respective topics.
Essential Issues Set 4 - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
This informative series focuses on eight issues that could negatively affect teens. The texts are both credible and readable: the authors employ an engaging narrative style. . . . Overall, . . . this is a clearly written and well-organized series.