History Maker Biographies
History Maker Biographies takes a look into the lives of past and present distinguished people who have gone down in history for contributing to sports, society, science, entertainment, and more. Each title features relevant and/or historical photographs, photo captions, and a timeline.
Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Abdo Kids is a division of ABDO.
- New! Spring 2023
- New! Fall 2022
- New! Spring 2022
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Imprint||Abdo Kids Jumbo|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||11.25 x 9.25|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Abdo Kids Online|
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Civil Rights Leader (History Maker Biographies) – Booklist
Large photographs of events in the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and scenes from the segregated South draw young readers into this pared-down biography. Two to four sentences per page lay out the facts. . . . This will work for one-on-one reading and classroom use. . . . The brevity of the sentences is ideal for the target audience. . . . excellent suite of photos. . . .
History Maker Biographies Set 1 - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
Very basic facts are presented in simply, clearly written volumes appropriate for those just starting out on introductory biographies. Two to four sentences per page face a generally good quality color or black-and-white photo. The large, bold black typeface is surrounded by ample white space, making for comfortable reading; words defined in glossaries are set off in gray type. These information-packed titles will help readers understand why these individuals are important and appreciate their contributions to society. These will successfully fit the bill for those in need of easy-to-read biographies.