Spring 2023

Crossing Your Fingers

The Scoop on Superstitions
  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Explores the superstition surrounding crossing your fingers, examines where the superstition came from, how and why it has continued to affect people over time, and whether people still believe it today. Additional features include a table of contents, Fast Facts, critical thinking questions, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

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Format Your Price Add
978-1-5038-6512-9
$21.95
978-1-5038-6726-0
$34.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Fiction, Nonfiction
Category High Interest
Copyright 2023
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Stride
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2023-01-01
BISACS JNF052020, JNF016000, JNF052030
Dewey 390
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 8 x 9.5
Lexile 740
Guided Reading Level R
Accelerated Reader® Quiz Pending
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Phonetics, Photo captions, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources

  • Fingers Crossed
  • Crossing Centuries and Cultures
  • Does It Work?
  • Glossary
  • Fast Facts
  • One Stride Further
  • Find Out More
  • Index
Author: Sharon Dalgleish