The Story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg: An Inspiring Biography for Young Readers

The Story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg: An Inspiring Biography for Young Readers

by Susan B. Katz
The Story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg: An Inspiring Biography for Young Readers

The Story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg: An Inspiring Biography for Young Readers

by Susan B. Katz

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Overview

Discover the life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg—A story about fighting for justice, for kids ages 6 to 9

Ruth Bader Ginsburg was the second woman ever to serve as a judge on the Supreme Court of the United States. Before she fought for equal rights and made history, Ruth was a curious kid who loved to read stories about strong women. In school, Ruth wished girls could have as many opportunities as boys. She soon learned that by studying and working hard, she could change her life—and the world. Explore how she went from a Jewish girl during World War II to one of the most celebrated leaders in America.

  • Independent reading—This Ruth Bader Ginsburg biography is broken down into short chapters and simple language so kids 6 to 9 can read and learn on their own.
  • Critical thinking—Kids will learn the Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How of Ruth's life, find definitions of new words, discussion questions, and more.
  • A lasting legacy—Find out how Ruth made the world a better place for future generations, including you!


How will her dedication and strong beliefs inspire you?

Discover activists, artists, athletes, and more from all across history with the rest of The Story Of series, including famous figures like: Albert Einstein, Anne Frank, Ruby Bridges, Amelia Earhart, and Frida Kahlo.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781646110117
Publisher: Callisto Publishing
Publication date: 03/03/2020
Series: The Story of: Inspiring Biographies for Young Readers
Pages: 62
Sales rank: 294,231
Product dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 930L (what's this?)
Age Range: 6 - 9 Years

About the Author

Susan B. Katz is an author, National Board-Certified Teacher, and educational consultant. She has taught for more than 25 years and has five published books, including My Mama Earth and All Year Round. Visit her online at SusanKatzBooks.com.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 A Trailblazer is Born 1

Chapter 2 The Early Years 8

Chapter 3 A Woman in a Man's World 15

Chapter 4 Fighting for Equality 22

Chapter 5 It's a Woman's World, Too! 27

Chapter 6 Inside the Courtroom 33

Chapter 7 Justice Ginsburg 39

Chapter 8 So … Who Is Ruth Bader Ginsburg? 46

Glossary 52

Bibliography 55

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