U.S.A. Travel Guides
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

From smoking volcanoes to delicious lu¯'au feasts, there's lots to see and do in Hawai'i! Additional features include maps on each spread, state symbols, famous people, fact bubbles, and informative captions that highlight some of the things that make Hawai'i special. A table of contents, sources for further research, a phonetic glossary, and an index support readers and extend learning.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category STEM
Copyright 2018
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2017-08-01
BISACS JNF058000, JNF038100, JNF025180
Dewey 996.9
Graphics Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 560
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 3.8
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 101970
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Starred, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Hawai‘i
  • Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park
  • Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge
  • Surfing on O‘ahu’s Coast
  • The Luahiwa Petroglyphs on Lana‘i
  • King Kamehameha Day in Kapa‘au
  • Hana Cultural Center on Maui
  • Grove Farm Sugar Plantation Museum on Kaua‘i
  • The Polynesian Cultural Center on O‘ahu
  • Purdy’s Macadamia Nut Farm on Moloka‘i
  • Dole Plantation’s Pineapple Garden Maze
  • The USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor
  • The State Capitol in Honolulu
  • Climbing Maui’s Haleakala Volcano
  • A Lu‘au at Lahaina
  • Riding Mules on the Cliffs of Moloka‘i
  • Our Trip
  • State Symbols
  • State Song
  • State Flag and Seal
  • Famous People
  • Words to Know
  • To Learn More
  • Index
Author: Ann Heinrichs

Ann Heinrichs grew up in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She began playing the piano at age three and thought she would grow up to be a pianist. Instead, she became a writer. She is the author of more than 200 books for children and young adults on Asian, African, and U.S. history and cultures, as well as grammar and natural history subjects. Ann has also written numerous newspaper, magazine, and encyclopedia articles. Ann has traveled to the Middle East, Asia, and Europe, and now lives in Chicago, IL.

Illustrator: Matt Kania


A noteworthy review of U.S.A. Travel Guides from Children's Bookwatch on September 1, 2017

A premier publisher of non-fiction books for young readers, ‘The Child’s World’ has now published a new and highly recommended series for students in grades 2 through 5 called ‘U.S.A. Travel Guides’. There are 52 hardcover volumes, one for each of the 50… View →

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