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ISBN: 978-0-531-18875-0

List Price: $124.00

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Visit some of the most incredible national parks in the United States with this A True Book series. Readers will tour spectacular vistas and natural landscapes, as well as interact with the rich tapestry of American history. Exploring the parks’ offerings—from wildlife to wildly interesting monuments—readers also discover when and why the parks were founded, and find out how the parks are dealing with today’s most pressing issues related to environment and legacy.
Item #: 682826
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2019
Format: Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size: 7 1/4 x 8 3/8
Pages: 48
Grades: 3 - 5
Ages: 8 - 10
  • Find the Truth! feature starts each book with two statements—one true and one false—which begins the inquiry process by engaging readers to think proactively
  • Engaging sidebars highlight unique park attractions
  • Maps show size, location, and features
  • Charts, diagrams, and infographics help clarify complex topics
  • Timelines highlight events in each park’s history
  • Fact files display important park statistics in easy-to-read charts
  • Field guides give readers a closer look at animal species found in the parks (Bryce Canyon and Hawaii only)
  • Map Mystery feature provides clues to help readers search for important park landmarks
  • Be an Animal Tracker! section shows how to recognize animal footprints (Bryce Canyon and Hawaii only)
  • Be a Memorial Explorer! Section teaches readers about other African- American historic sites in Washington, D.C. (Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial only)
  • Be a Monument Tracker! Section encourages readers to seek out monuments in the park (Gettysburg only)
  • Digital content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com