Commercial Fisher

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

Fish are a major source of food for people around the world Find out what it is like to work as a commercial fisher, from living and working on a boat to the hard work required to pull in huge nets of fish.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 639.2023--dc22
Lexile 860
ATOS Reading Level 5.3
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781602799868), PDF (9781610800242), ePub (9781631884092), Hosted ebook (9781610800242H), Kindle (9781631370892)
Copyright 2011
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Barbara A. Somervill

Barbara A. Somervill writes childrenā€˜s nonfiction books on a variety of topics. She is particularly interested in nature and foreign countries. Somervill believes that researching new and different topics makes writing every book an adventure. When she is not writing, Somervill is an avid reader and plays bridge.

  • A DAY AT WORK
  • LEARNING THE SKILLS
  • DEMANDS OF THE JOB
  • A FUTURE IN COMMERCIAL FISHING
  • WELL-KNOWN FISHERS AND FISHING ORGANIZATIONS
  • GLOSSARY
  • FOR MORE INFORMATION
  • INDEX
  • ABOUT THE AUTHOR