Jimmy Carter: For the People

Retail Price: $9.99
School Library Price: $7.49
  • Age Range: 6-12
  • Grade: 2-4
  • Lexile: 550L
  • Guided Reading Level: R
  • Interest Level: 1-6
  • Reading Level: 2.8
  • Item: 24561
  • ISBN: 9781493825615
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 973.926092
  • Pages: 32

Introduce students to Jimmy Carter, the former US President and Georgia State Governor and Senator. Through informational text and primary sources, this high-interest reader teaches students about Carter's life, and how he became a government leader in his community, and eventually a leader of the country! Readers will learn about Carter's accomplishments in support of human rights and peace. This appropriately-leveled text promotes social studies content literacy and connects to Georgia Standards of Excellence, WIDA, and the NCSS/C3 framework. This reader includes:

  • Primary source documents and colorful images
  • Text features such as a glossary, table of contents, and index
  • Read and response questions
  • A Your Turn activity challenges students to connect to a primary source through a writing activity