Early Explorers

Retail Price: $10.99
School Library Price: $8.49
  • Age Range: 8-18
  • Grade: 4-8
  • Lexile: 600L
  • Guided Reading Level: T
  • Interest Level: 3-12
  • Reading Level: 5.3
  • Item: 25073
  • ISBN: 9781493830732
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 975.501092
  • Pages: 32

Ignite a curiosity for historical events as students learn about the Age of Discovery. This informational text takes a look at some of the ambitious world travelers that have helped map the modern world--from the Vikings, Marco Polo, Christopher Columbus, to Amerigo Vespucci. Primary sources offer a glimpse into the past as students immerse themselves with authentic maps, artifacts, and images from that era.

  • 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