Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies
Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies
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Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies

Illustrated by Diane Goode
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6 - 10
Reading age
37
Page count
1120L
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Jan 28, 2014
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#1 New York Times bestselling author and celebrated journalist Cokie Roberts brings young readers a stunning nonfiction picture book that highlights the female patriots of the American Revolution. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 4 to 6. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children.Beautifully illustrated by Caldecott Honor-winning artist Diane Goode, Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies reveals the incredible accomplishments of the women who orchestrated the American Revolution behind the scenes.Roberts traces the stories of heroic, patriotic women such as Abigail Adams, Martha Washington, Phillis Wheatley, Mercy Otis Warren, Sarah Livingston Jay, and others. Details are gleaned from their letters, private journals, lists, and ledgers. The bravery of these women’s courageous acts contributed to the founding of America and spurred the founding fathers to make this a country that “remembered the ladies.”This compelling book, based on the author’s acclaimed work for adults, Founding Mothers, includes a rich time line, biographies, an author’s note, and additional web resources in the back matter. Parents and educators looking for a more in-depth book beyond the Rosie Revere and Rad Women series will welcome Founding Mothers.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780060780036
    Publication Date
    January 28, 2014
    Publisher
    HarperCollins
    Page Count
    37
    Audience
    Picture
    Reading Age
    6 - 10 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2013936887
    Lexile® Level
    1120L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~Z
    Est. ATOS® Book Level
    ~8

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