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Written by Stephanie Fitzgerald


ISBN: 978-0-531-13321-7

List Price: $25.00

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Young readers will love learning about the man behind this important monument and seeing his story woven into the design of Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Park. They’ll also explore The Civil Rights Movement, one of the most important periods in American history—all in the pages of this fun and fascinating book. Features include a timeline that highlights important events in Dr. King’s life and the Civil Rights Movement; a word detective game; map features; a glossary and more.
Item #: 680862
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2019
Format: Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size: 6 x 7
Pages: 32
Grades: 1 - 2
Ages: 6 - 7
Dewey #: 975.3
  • Photo captions provide fun and interesting facts about each park
  • Field Guide in each book highlights some of the park’s most interesting animals (Bryce Canyon National Park and Gettysburg National Military Park only)
  • Timeline highlighting important events in King’s life and the Civil Rights Movement (Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial only)
  • Where Is Ranger Red Fox? Feature challenges readers to use a map and compass directions to find the series “tour guide” in each park
  • Leaf Tracker/Wildflower Tracker quizzes encourage readers to use critical thinking skills to identify different foliage in the park (Bryce Canyon National Park only)
  • Word Detective game asks readers to fill in the gaps from a short quote (Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial only)
  • Glossary with pictures
  • Digital content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com