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Written by Tamra B. Orr


ISBN: 978-0-531-20792-5

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Located at the intersection of Asia, Africa, and Europe, Turkey is the only nation in the world to occupy land on three different continents. Readers will discover how Turkish culture blends influences from all three continents, resulting in a unique blend of tradition, language, and cuisine that can't be found anywhere else. They will also learn about Turkey's history, find out how its government works, and tour some of its most incredible sights.
Item #: 630219
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2015
Trim Size: 8" x 9 1/4"
Pages: 144
Grades: 5 - 9
Ages: 10 - 14
Dewey #: 956.1
Guided Reading Level: Y
Lexile Level: 1080L
  • Colorful photos provide breathtaking views of foreign cities and landscapes
  • Sidebars highlight especially interesting people, places, and events
  • Delicious, easy recipes give readers the opportunity to experience foreign cuisine first-hand
  • Fun facts and statistics are included for easy reference
  • Additional content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com
  • Complex texts allow students to explore unique features of the country and determine how key details support the main ideas
  • Text features such as bold print, captions, and callout boxes provide clarity and help students locate answers to questions