John Lewis: Making Good Trouble

Retail Price: $10.99
  • Age Range: 7-12
  • Grade: 3-4
  • Lexile: 570L
  • Guided Reading Level: U
  • Interest Level: 2-6
  • Item: 126650
  • ISBN: 9781087643014
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 323.092
  • Pages: 32
Description

This item is estimated to be available in July 2021. Please contact customer service at 800-858-7339 to pre-order.

Introduce students to a civil rights icon with this empowering and culturally relevant nonfiction reader. The meaningful Grade 3 text and exciting images help to illustrate the life of activist and Congressman John Lewis as he fought for justice in America.

John Lewis: Making Good Trouble

  • Explores John Lewis’s story, including his unique childhood, participation in the civil rights movement, and time in Congress
  • Provides a short fiction piece related to the topic to keep students invested
  • Connects Lewis’s life to significant change in local government and America as a whole
  • Includes a glossary, essential discussion questions, and a “Civics in Action” activity designed to get students excited about pursuing change

John Lewis’s powerful words and courage in the face of adversity led to important change in America, and this book gives students a close-up look at his experiences. This teacher-approved product offers a variety of text features alongside a true changemaker story that will inspire and motivate young readers. With an illustrated fiction story, index, relevant images, and other essential features, this reader proves to third grade students that one person can make a difference in their community—and their country.