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Houdini Graphic Biography (Saddleback Graphic Biographies)

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Themes: Hi-Lo, graphic novels, illustrated, biography. Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader.

Synopsis:

Harry Houdini worked odd jobs to make money for his family, until he discovered his calling as a magician. Houdini and his wife performed together, focusing on his escape routines. His tricks made him famous and he toured all over the world.

Synopsis:

Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader.

Synopsis:

Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781599052243
Author:
Saddleback Educational Publishing (edt)
Publisher:
Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc.
Manufactured by:
Saddleback Educational Publishing
Manufactured:
Saddleback Educational Publishing
Editor:
Saddleback
Author:
Saddleback Educational Publishing
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Cartoons and comics
Subject:
Magicians
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Graphic Novels, Hi-Lo
Subject:
Hilo
Subject:
Graphic Novels
Subject:
Illustrated
Subject:
Biography
Copyright:
Series:
Saddleback Graphic Biographies
Publication Date:
20080131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9 up to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
25
Dimensions:
8.71x6.18x.10 in. .20 lbs.
Age Level:
05-12

Related Subjects

Children's » Nonfiction » Biographies
Children's » Nonfiction » Comics and Graphic Novels » Biographies
Young Adult » Nonfiction » Biographies

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Product details 25 pages Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc. - English 9781599052243 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Harry Houdini worked odd jobs to make money for his family, until he discovered his calling as a magician. Houdini and his wife performed together, focusing on his escape routines. His tricks made him famous and he toured all over the world.
"Synopsis" by , Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader.
"Synopsis" by , Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards.
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