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Benjamin Banneker: Self-Made Man

  • Age Range: 9-18
  • Grade: 4-5
  • Lexile: 600L
  • Guided Reading Level: T
  • Interest Level: 4-12
  • Reading Level: 5.7
  • ISBN: 9781493830824
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 520.92
  • Pages: 32
Description

Explore the life of Benjamin Banneker, a self-educated mathematician, scientist, astronomer, and civil rights advocate. This informational text profiles the life of the man who worked hard to educate himself and became an almanac writer and land surveyor for the nation's capital. Get students excited about history as they explore this nonfiction reader filled with primary source materials, offering a historical glimpse of what life was like back then.

  • Build literacy skills and social studies content knowledge
  • Appropriately leveled content provides access to every type of learner
  • Includes text features such as captions, bold print, glossary, and index to increase understanding and build academic vocabulary
  • Aligned to McREL, WIDA/TESOL, NCSS/C3 Framework and other state standards, this text readies students for college and career
Retail Price: $9.99 /ea
School Library Price: $7.49/ea
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