Everyone Pays Taxes ebook

Retail Price: $10.99
  • Age Range: 7-12
  • Grade: 3-4
  • Lexile: 640L
  • Guided Reading Level: T
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item: 124235
  • ISBN: 9781087619408
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 336.2
  • Pages: 32

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What are taxes? Who pays them, and what do they pay for? Students will find the answers to these essential questions and more in this engaging Grade 3 nonfiction reader.

Everyone Pays Taxes

  • Explains how taxes work, the different types of taxes, and why taxes exist
  • Provides a short fiction piece related to the topic that will keep students interested
  • Connects key themes like civic duty and democracy to students’ daily lives
  • Includes a glossary, thought-provoking discussion questions, and a “Civics in Action” activity designed to help students expand their understanding of taxes

It’s important for students to understand why a book they buy at the book fair or a candy bar from the store costs more than the listed price. This teacher-approved reader describes the purpose and history of taxes in an easy-to-understand manner. With its relatable fiction story, index, meaningful images, and other features, this reader gives third grade students a close-up look at how taxes function in society and how they change based on the needs of the people.