Grades 2-3 Claims to Fame 1 contains 12 biographies of people from a variety of careers. The following biographies are included: * Sibbell Ludington * Walter Mosley * Rosa Bonheur * Susan Baer * Fiorello La Guardia * Jessie Tarbox Beals * Roger Tory Peterson * Bessie Coleman * Amanda Clement * Ruben Blades * Martine Kempf * Yo-Yo Ma The brief stories, running from one-and-a-half to three pages as the series advances, are accompanied by black-and-white photos showing the person or his or her work. Three exercises-Thinking about What You Have Read, Working with Words, and Writing Skills-check comprehension, expand vocabulary, and offer writing opportunities.
- Type: Paperback (Student/Stdy Gde)
- Category: > Home Schooling
- ISBN / UPC: 9780838823743/0838823742
- Publish Date: 6/1/1999
- Item No: 73853
- Vendor: Educators Publishing Services