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Written by Wil Mara
Part of Series: Rookie Biographies®


ISBN: 978-0-531-21059-8

List Price: $23.00

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When Amelia Earhart was growing up, there were very few pilots—and even fewer who were women. But she never let that stop her from following her dream to fly. In this book readers will discover how Earhart became a pioneer of the skies, and read about her mysterious disappearance.
Item #: 625593
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2014
Trim Size: 6" x 7"
Pages: 32
Grades: PreK - 1
Ages: 3 - 6
Dewey #: 629.130
Guided Reading Level: O
Lexile Level: 680L
AR Quiz #: 164745
AR Points: 0.5
ATOS Level: 3.7
  • A “You Can...” feature at the end of each book that tells the reader how he or she can emulate the subject.
  • Fast facts – offering fun, sometimes little known facts about the subject
  • A map with key indicating where the subject was born and other significant nearby areas
  • A timeline that recaps important moments in the subject’s life
  • A poem about the subject
  • Glossary with pictures
  • Additional content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com
READING:
  • With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about unknown words in a text.
  • Distinguish between information provided by pictures or illustrations and information provided by words in a text.
READING FOUNDATIONAL SKILLS :
  • Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.
  • Apply phonics and word analysis skills to decode grade-appropriate words.
WRITING:
  • Write informative, explanatory texts with a specific topic, supporting facts, and a sense of closure.
  • Participate in shared research and writing projects in which students integrate information from various sources.