Mary McLeod Bethune: Education and Equality

Retail Price: $9.99
School Library Price: $7.49
  • Age Range: 8-18
  • Grade: 4-8
  • Lexile: 560L
  • Guided Reading Level: U
  • Interest Level: 3-12
  • Reading Level: 4.7
  • Item: 25545
  • ISBN: 9781493835454
  • Language: English
  • Dewey: 370.92
  • Pages: 32

Build literacy skills and content-area knowledge with this text that examines topics in the different strands of social studies. This fascinating primary source reader profiles the life of educator and civil rights activist Mary McLeod Bethune. Students will gain a deeper understanding of what life was like back then as they use higher-order thinking skills to analyze historical events more critically.

  • 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