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I Am Rosa Parks (Easy-To-Read: Level 3)

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One brave act2 One day in 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white man. Her brave act helped start the civil rights movement. Rosa worked very hard to help black people win their rights. This is her story, in her own words.<P>Each Puffin Easy-to-Read book has a color-coded reading level to make book selection easy for parents and children. Because all children are unique in their reading development, Puffin's three levels make it easy for teachers and parents to find the right book to suit each individual child's reading readiness.<P>Level 1: Short, simple sentences full of word repetition — plus clear visual clues to help children take the first important steps toward reading.<P>Level 2: More words and longer sentences for children just beginning to read on their own.<P>Level 3: Lively, fast-paced text — perfect for children who are reading on their

Synopsis:

This award-winning autobiography, now accessible for young readers, describes historical events in simple, yet lively language and sets them in the context of Mrs. Parks' life. Full-color illustrations.

Synopsis:

When Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white man on December 1, 1955, she made history. Her brave act sparked the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott and brought the civil rights movement to national attention. In simple, lively language, Rosa Parks describes her life from childhood to the present and recounts the events that shook the nation. Her story is powerful, inspiring and unforgettable. An NCSS-CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies

Synopsis:

When Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama, in December 1955, she made history. In simple, lively language, she tells about her life from childhood to the present, and describes the bus boycott that propelled the Civil Rights Movement to national attention.

About the Author

Rosa Parks also worked with Jim Haskins to write Rosa Parks: My Story (Dial and Puffin), an award-winning book for older readers. Mrs. Parks was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor in June 1999. She lives in Detroit, Michigan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780141307107
With:
Clay, Wil
Other:
Haskins, Jim
With:
Haskins, Jim
With:
Haskins, James
Author:
Haskins, Jim
Author:
Parks, Rosa
Author:
Clay, Wil
Publisher:
Puffin Books
Location:
Prince Frederick, Md.
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - People of Color
Subject:
Civil rights workers
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Social Activists
Subject:
Parks, rosa, 1913-
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Talking book collection.
Subject:
Segregation in transportation
Subject:
Montgomery
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
Easy-To-Read: Level 3
Series Volume:
1737-12
Publication Date:
19991231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 1 up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.18 in 0.22 lb
Age Level:
06-08

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Product details 48 pages Puffin Books - English 9780141307107 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This award-winning autobiography, now accessible for young readers, describes historical events in simple, yet lively language and sets them in the context of Mrs. Parks' life. Full-color illustrations.
"Synopsis" by ,
When Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white man on December 1, 1955, she made history. Her brave act sparked the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott and brought the civil rights movement to national attention. In simple, lively language, Rosa Parks describes her life from childhood to the present and recounts the events that shook the nation. Her story is powerful, inspiring and unforgettable. An NCSS-CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
"Synopsis" by , When Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama, in December 1955, she made history. In simple, lively language, she tells about her life from childhood to the present, and describes the bus boycott that propelled the Civil Rights Movement to national attention.
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