Finding Florida: Exploration and Its Legacy

Retail Price: $9.99
School Library Price: $7.49
  • Age Range: 7-18
  • Grade: 3-8
  • Lexile: 730L
  • Guided Reading Level: U
  • Interest Level: 2-12
  • Reading Level: 4.2
  • Item: 25536
  • ISBN: 9781493835362
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 975.9
  • Pages: 32

Build literacy skills and social studies knowledge with dynamic primary source documents and images! Students will learn the history of the exploration of Florida as they read about historical figures such as Ponce de León, Juan Garrido, Pánfilo de Narváez, and Tristán de Luna. This fascinating nonfiction text features stunning primary sources to give students a better understanding of what life was like back then.

  • Informational text features such as sidebars, headings, a glossary, and an index build academic vocabulary and increase understanding
  • Aligns to Florida state standards for Social Studies and English Language Arts, WIDA, and the NCSS/C3 Framework
  • Prepares students for college and career readiness