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Index to collective biographies for young readers

by Karen Breen

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Published by Bowker in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Biography -- Juvenile literature -- Indexes.,
    • Biography -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.,
    • Publishers and publishing -- United States -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      Rev. ed. of: Index to collective biographies for young readers / Judith Silverman. 3rd ed., 1979.

      Other titlesCollective biographies for young readers.
      StatementKaren Breen.
      ContributionsSilverman, Judith, 1933-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ5301 .B77 1988, CT104 .B77 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiii, 494 p. ;
      Number of Pages494
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2042637M
      ISBN 100835223485
      LC Control Number88019410
      OCLC/WorldCa18166013

      Part I: Introducing the Genre. Step 1: Introduce the biography genre by telling your students that biographies are the one genre that can open their eyes and hearts to people who have made a difference in the world. They can learn about lives and eras of both the past and present. Read the following to your students to pique interest. Explore the biographies of well-known people using our resources and add to your lessons. Activities include creating an illustrated mini-book, a discussion guide, and more. Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl Discussion Guide; Chronology of Conscription in the U.S. -- Colonial Era to ; Benjamin Franklin Little Book; Abraham Lincoln Biography.

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      - When I was young, I read every biography at my school library. We had only a few series, but every single book. Decades later, I realized reading about famous men and women inspired me and taught me history. Now, I'm collecting the best biographies for kids in hopes it inspires your kids. See more ideas about Childrens books, Best biographies and Books pins. [E] is used for easy fiction intended for children through grade 3 or age 8. With the exception of alphabet and counting books, [E] is not used on nonfiction material. [Fic] applies to fiction for children beyond grade 3 or age 8, as well as young adults through high school. These designations are .


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A welcome update of an essential and widely used index for young people first published in under the title Index to Young Readers' Collective Biographies. Suitable for elementary to high school students, this edition lists people, more than the third edition ().Format: Hardcover.

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