Basic Biographies

Set of 8 titles
  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Biographies are an essential part of the curriculum, and our Basic Biographies offer young readers a first look at some well-known, fascinating figures. Aligned to curriculum standards, this series features easy-to-read text and carefully chosen photos that highlight key moments of the subjects' lives. Glossary terms and sources for further information encourage follow-up exploration.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Nonfiction
Category Geography and History
Copyright 2010
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Publication Date 2010-01-01
BISACS JNF007020, JNF007050
Dewey 323.092-973.932092
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 470-540
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Sources for further research, and Suggested websites
Online Resources The AIP Center for History of Physics
PBS.Org: Think Like Einstein
AMNH: Way to Go, Einstein!
Fun facts about U.S. presidents
Presidential Election for Kids
PBS Kids democracy project
Chicago Sun-Times
Charles M. Schulz Museum Peanuts
Helen Keller Kids' Museum
Braille Bug: learning Braille for kids
Helen Keller Foundation
Time for Kids: Biography
Exploratorium Science of Baseball
Play Ball! America's Story from America's Library
The White House Historical Association
Time for Kids: Biography
Lighting a Revolution
Edison Invents!: a game about Edison and related links
U.S. Patent Office for Kids
Time for Kids: Biography