Lue Gim Gong: The Citrus Wizard

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  • Age Range: 8-18
  • Grade: 4-8
  • Lexile: 670L
  • Guided Reading Level: S
  • Interest Level: 3-12
  • Reading Level: 4.0
  • Item: 25549
  • ISBN: 9781493835492
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 641.3
  • Pages: 32

Learn about the fascinating life of the "Citrus Wizard" and his contributions to Florida's orange industry! Filled with stunning images and primary source documents, this informational text examines the lasting impact of Lue Gim Gong's orange-growing techniques. Build literacy skills and content area knowledge with this text that explores geography, history, and other social studies topics.

  • 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