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Jackie Robinson 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.

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Jackie Robinson was the first ever African-American major league baseball player. He received special commendation for his service in the army during World War II. But he dealt with racism all his life, even while playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers, and after Robinson retired he worked for reforms of racial injustice.

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:
9781599052250
Author:
Saddleback Educational Publishing (cor)
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:
Baseball players
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Graphic Novels, Hi-Lo
Subject:
Hilo
Subject:
Graphic Novels
Subject:
Illustrated
Subject:
B
Subject:
iography
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:
8.73x6.22x.10 in. .20 lbs.
Age Level:
05-12

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Children's » Nonfiction » Comics and Graphic Novels » Biographies
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Product details 25 pages Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc. - English 9781599052250 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Jackie Robinson was the first ever African-American major league baseball player. He received special commendation for his service in the army during World War II. But he dealt with racism all his life, even while playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers, and after Robinson retired he worked for reforms of racial injustice.
"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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