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Written by Fiona Macdonald


ISBN: 978-0-531-27100-1

List Price: $29.00

Your Price: $21.75

Being a knight in shining armor is not as glamorous as it looks. Follow the progress of a young English boy at the beginning of the 15th century as he goes through the rigorous training to become a knight, and faces the dangers of sieges and jousts. This new extended edition includes a map, a timeline of the Crusades, and a selection of exciting facts.
Item #: 621940
Imprint: Franklin Watts
Copyright: 2014
Trim Size: 8 1/2" x 9 1/2"
Pages: 32
Grades: 3 - 12
Ages: 8 - 18
Guided Reading Level: R
Perfect resource for reluctant readers with:
  • humor and history tied to curriculum
  • entertaining sidebars to pique reader's curiosity
  • comprehensive glossary to support content
  • index to make navigating subject matter easier
  • Social studies nonfiction about ancient people, places, and events that meets students' need for complex informational texts
  • A glossary of domain-specific vocabulary words which connects to Language standards for Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
  • Sidebars and humorous illustrations provide text features that help students meet Informational Reading Anchor Standard 7, locating information relevant to a given topic efficiently