Jackie Robinson- Graphic Biographies

Jackie Robinson- Graphic Biographies

by Saddleback Educational Publishing
     
 

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

Overview


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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781599052250
Publisher:
Saddleback Educational Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/2008
Series:
Graphic Biographies
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
1,318,597
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
GN530L (what's this?)
Age Range:
15 - 18 Years

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