Alcalde (Mayor)

Alcalde (Mayor)

by Jacqueline Laks Gorman, Jacqueline Laks Gorman
     
 

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What is it like to lead a city or town? This book describes how the mayor oversees a local government and works to make life better for people in the community. Readers will also learn about mayors who earned a place in history. All in Spanish lanuage.

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What is it like to lead a city or town? This book describes how the mayor oversees a local government and works to make life better for people in the community. Readers will also learn about mayors who earned a place in history. All in Spanish lanuage.

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School Library Journal - School Library Journal
Gr 2-4-Using simple language and basic descriptions, Gorman describes the roles of a governor, mayor, and member of Congress, outlines the officials' responsibilities, and explains how they get into office. A chapter on famous individuals who have held the positions is included. Full-color and black-and-white photographs appear on nearly every page, with clear and informative captions. Serviceable additions for young report writers.-Deborah Rothaug, Pasadena Elementary School, Plainview, NY Copyright 2005 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433901287
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/2009
Series:
Conoce tu gobierno (Know Your Government) Series
Pages:
24
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
8 Years

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