People of Georgia Set

  • Age Range: 6-10
  • Grade: 2
  • Guided Reading Level: O-S
  • Interest Level: 1-4
  • Item: 25775
  • ISBN: 9781493837755
  • Language: English

Explore the history of Georgia with these primary source readers that focus on Georgia state history. With a focus on biographies of significant people from Georgia's history, the books feature dynamic primary sources including maps, documents, letters, and images. These high-interest texts will boost literacy skills and strengthen content-area knowledge in history, geography, and other social studies subject areas. Informational text features include headings, captions, a glossary, and an index to increase academic vocabulary and connect students back to the text. Aligned to the Georgia Standards of Excellence, WIDA, and NCSS/C3 framework, this dynamic set builds college and career readiness skills.

People of Georgia: 8-Book Set includes one of the following titles (titles may vary):

  • The Creek and the Cherokee
  • Tomochichi: A Chief and a Friend
  • James Oglethorpe: Not For Self, but For Others
  • Sequoyah and the Written Word
  • Mary Musgrove: Bringing People Together
  • Martin Luther King Jr.: Destined to Lead
  • Jackie Robinson: Hometown Hero
  • Jimmy Carter: For the People