Malala A Hero for All

Malala  A Hero for All Author Shana Corey
ISBN-10 9780553537635
Release 2016-01-12
Pages 48
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This Step 4 Biography Reader shares the inspiring story of Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Even as a young girl in Pakistan, Malala spoke up about the importance of girls’ education, via speeches and a blog. Since the Taliban regime was intent on denying girls an education and silencing anyone who disagreed with their laws, this was very dangerous. Malala was shot, but she survived the attack and it did not silence her. In fact, she spoke at the United Nations on her sixteenth birthday, just nine months after she was shot. Malala’s resolve has only magnified her voice, delivering her message of human rights to millions of people. Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. For newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence.



Malala

Malala Author Shana Corey
ISBN-10 9780553537611
Release 2016-01
Pages 48
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This Step 4 Biography Reader shares the inspiring story of Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Even as a young girl in Pakistan, Malala spoke up about the importance of girls' education, via speeches and a blog. Since the Taliban regime was intent on denying girls an education and silencing anyone who disagreed with their laws, this was very dangerous. Malala was shot, but she survived the attack and it did not silence her. In fact, she spoke at the United Nations on her sixteenth birthday, just nine months after she was shot. Malala's resolve has only magnified her voice, delivering her message of human rights to millions of people. Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. For newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence.



Malala

Malala Author Shana Corey
ISBN-10 0553537628
Release 2016-01
Pages 48
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This Step 4 Biography Reader shares the inspiring story of Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Even as a young girl in Pakistan, Malala spoke up about the importance of girls education, via speeches and a blog. Since the Taliban regime was intent on denying girls an education and silencing anyone who disagreed with their laws, this was very dangerous. Malala was shot, but she survived the attack and it did not silence her. In fact, she spoke at the United Nations on her sixteenth birthday, just nine months after she was shot. Malala s resolve has only magnified her voice, delivering her message of human rights to millions of people. Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. For newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence."



Hillary Clinton The Life of a Leader

Hillary Clinton  The Life of a Leader Author Shana Corey
ISBN-10 9781101932377
Release 2016-05-10
Pages 48
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Just in time for the presidential election, trace Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton’s life of service in this Step 3 Biography Reader! After volunteering as a young child, she became a leader in school and college, championed women’s and children’s causes as a young lawyer and wife of a politician, and finally became a politician herself. She has been our First Lady, a U.S. senator, the secretary of state, and a presidential candidate. Hillary Clinton has achieved so many “firsts” in her life. Will she add “first woman president” to her list of achievements? Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics—for children who are ready to read on their own.



Take a Hike Teddy Roosevelt

Take a Hike  Teddy Roosevelt Author Frank Murphy
ISBN-10 9780375983221
Release 2015-12-22
Pages 48
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A Step 3 Step into Reading Biography Reader about Teddy Roosevelt and his efforts to protect our environment and establish national parks. Teddy battled asthma all his life, and the list of things he shouldn’t do was long. But when people told him “you can’t,” he set about proving them wrong. This book focuses on his inexhaustible enthusiasm and his commitment to preserving America’s natural resources. Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics. These books are for children who are ready to read on their own. From the Trade Paperback edition.



Barack Obama Out of Many One

Barack Obama  Out of Many  One Author Shana Corey
ISBN-10 9780385374781
Release 2013-11-27
Pages 48
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Children who are ready to read on their own will want to get ready for President's Day with this leveled reader about the first African American president of the United States! A Step 3 Step into Reading Biography Reader about our forty-fourth president, Barack Obama—revised to include an account of his reelection and new photographs! With clear and accessible language, independent readers can learn how the lessons and love from Obama’s mother and grandparents shaped him; how the places he lived influenced him; and how he turned his childhood feeling of being an outsider into a positive driving force that propelled him into the history books!



Escape North The Story of Harriet Tubman

Escape North  The Story of Harriet Tubman Author Monica Kulling
ISBN-10 9780385374798
Release 2013-11-27
Pages 48
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An easy-to-read, page-turning account of Harriet Tubman's life--from her childhood in slavery to her years as a conductor on the Underground Railroad to her later work as a suffragette and as a spy in the Civil War. This remarkable true story brings to life one of America's greatest female role models.



Nelson Mandela From Prisoner to President

Nelson Mandela  From Prisoner to President Author Suzy Capozzi
ISBN-10 9780553513448
Release 2016-06-14
Pages 48
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This Step 4 leveled reader about Nelson Mandela, the Nobel Prize–winning activist for racial equality in South Africa, is as spellbinding a biography as you can find. His journey from student to revolutionary to inmate to president of South Africa will inspire and engage kids of all ages. As conversations about race, prejudice, and injustice pervade classrooms and homes, teachers and parents need books that can bring those discussions within the grasp of kids. Nelson Mandela’s story, told honestly and accessibly, is just such a book. The subjects of apartheid and racism are handled with aplomb, and readers will find much to discuss with their classmates, friends, and families. Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. For newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence. From the Trade Paperback edition.



Anne Frank s Chestnut Tree

Anne Frank s Chestnut Tree Author Jane Kohuth
ISBN-10 9780375981135
Release 2013-09-24
Pages 48
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Hidden away in their Secret Annex in Amsterdam during World War II, Anne Frank and her family could not breathe fresh air or see the blue sky for years. But through an attic window Anne could see the branches of a tall chestnut tree. This small glimpse of nature gave Anne hope and courage. It inspired her writing, which, in turn, inspired the whole world. Jane Kohuth explores Anne Frank's strong belief in the healing power of nature in this Step 3 leveled reader biography for newly independent readers ages 5–8.



Hungry Plants

Hungry Plants Author Mary Batten
ISBN-10 9780307531223
Release 2010-04-14
Pages 48
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This book offers readers a bug’s-eye view into the strange and fascinating world of carnivorous plants. From the “jaws” of the Venus flytrap to the pretty sundew plant whose delicate tentacles entrap its prey, the unique anatomy and behaviors of meat-eating plants are detailed with clear, engaging text and art. From the Trade Paperback edition.



I Am Malala

I Am Malala Author Malala Yousafzai
ISBN-10 9781780622170
Release 2014-08-19
Pages 224
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'Malala is an inspiration to girls and women all over the world.' - J.K. Rowling Written by Malala in collaboration with critically acclaimed author, Patricia McCormick, this children's edition tells the remarkable story of a girl who knew from a young age that she wanted to change the world - and did. Her journey will open your eyes to another world and will make you believe in hope, truth, miracles, and the determination of one person to inspire change. Raised in a once-peaceful area of Pakistan transformed by terrorism, Malala was taught to stand up for what she believes. So she fought for her right to be educated. And on 9 October, 2012, she nearly lost her life for the cause. She was shot point-blank on her way home from school. No one expected her to survive. Now, she is an international symbol of peaceful protest and the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize winner. This book is a must-read for anyone who believes in the power of change.



Ballerina Dreams

Ballerina Dreams Author Michaela Deprince
ISBN-10 9780385755153
Release 2014-10-14
Pages 42
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The author traces her rise from orphan in war-torn Sierra Leone to one of America's most accomplished ballerinas, discussing her adoption, training, and performances.



Robot Rampage Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Robot Rampage   Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Author
ISBN-10 9780307982124
Release 2013-01-08
Pages 46
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Donatello builds a robot to fight Shredder's army, but when it malfuntions his powerful weapon turns on the Turtles.



First Kids

First Kids Author Kathryn Gibbs Davis
ISBN-10 9780375822186
Release 2009
Pages 48
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Discusses what life is like in the White House and presents anecdotes about the children of presidents Lincoln, Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Coolidge, Kennedy, and Clinton.



How Not to Run for Class President

How Not to Run for Class President Author Catherine A. Hapka
ISBN-10 9781101933633
Release 2016-05-24
Pages 48
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Looking for a fun, light introduction to the campaign process? Join the brothers from the How Not to . . . series as they navigate a class election! Third grader Will couldn’t care less about boring school politics. But when his friend Chelsea proposes a Reading Buddy program that would require Will to hang out with the kindergartners (and therefore his little brother, Steve), he makes an impulsive decision to run against her! Supportive brother that he is, Steve takes full responsibility for managing his brother’s campaign . . . and things quickly spiral out of control. This fun reader gently teaches what it means to be a responsible politician, and even gets some election basics into the mix. A hilarious tool to kick off classroom units on elections! Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell exciting stories. These books are for newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence. From the Trade Paperback edition.



For the Right to Learn

For the Right to Learn Author Rebecca Langston-George
ISBN-10 9781491460719
Release 2015-08-01
Pages 40
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"Tells Malala Yousafzai's harrowing story of standing up for girls' education against the Taliban, being shot in the head, and surviving to continue the fight"--



Helen Keller

Helen Keller Author Johanna Hurwitz
ISBN-10 9780307556684
Release 2010-05-26
Pages 48
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When a childhood illness leaves her blind and deaf, Helen Keller's life seems hopeless indeed. But her indomitable will and the help of a devoted teacher empower Helen to triumph over incredible adversity. This amazing true story is finally brought to the beginner reader level. From the Hardcover edition.