Jackie Robinson Breaks Barriers

From the Series Perspectives on American Progress
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In 1947, black baseball player Jackie Robinson broke through Major League Baseball's color barrier when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers. Jackie Robinson Breaks Barriers examines this historic event from multiple perspectives, including those of Robinson himself, his wife, Rachel, and broadcaster Red Barber. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Copyright 2019
BISACS JNF007050, JNF007110
Genre Nonfiction
Publisher Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
Series Perspectives on American Progress
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Lexile 840
ISBN 9781532114922
Title Format Reinforced book
Release Date 2018-08-01
Author Duchess Harris, JD PhD; Tom Streissguth
Features Activities for further learning, Author/Illustrator biography, Glossary of key words, Index, Primary-source text, Reviewed, Table of contents, Timeline of key events
Dewey 796.357092
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 5.3
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 199003
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0

Perspectives on American Progress – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Contributions by members of historically marginalized groups are celebrated…. These are very good materials for research.

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