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Title:
Mary McLeod Bethune
Author:
Evento, Susan.
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Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
31 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm.
Summary:
An introduction to the life of Mary McLeod Bethune, an African American educator who fought poverty and discrimination, founded a college, and worked with Franklin Delano Roosevelt to improve opportunities for blacks.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
440 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.7 0.5 86465.

Reading Counts RC K-2 2.5 1 Quiz: 36613 Guided reading level: J.
ISBN:
9780516217208
Format :
Book

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NATIONAL STANDARDS: Grades K-4 National Social Studies Standards- Time, Continuity, and Change: II- Accounts of past events, people, places, and situations contribute to our understanding of the past- People, Places, and Environments: III- Describe how people in different areas reflect ideas, personality, culture, and wants and needs in their homes, schools, etc.- Power, Authority and Government: VI- Recognize and give examples of the tensions between people's wants and needs, and concepts such as fairness, equity, and justice- Individual Development and Identity: IV- Explore factors that contribute to one's identity such as interests, capabilities, and perceptions