The Development of U.S. Industry

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Chronicles the development of industry in the United States. Presented as the diary of a student who visits historic sites on a road trip, this book will be an excellent selection for readers who want to know more about the birth and growth of industry in the United States.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 973
Lexile 750L
ATOS Reading Level 4.8
Guided Reading Level X
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781610801980), Paperback (9781610802864), PDF (9781610802161), ePub (9781610807531), Hosted ebook (9781610802161H), Kindle (9781631374388)
Copyright 2012
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs

Library Media Connections - History Digs

Stories in each title are told through the eyes of a student who acts as a historian gathering facts, artifacts, and photographs from interviews, museums, and other locations. A mission is given at the beginning of each book. Although the chapters are short, these are good starter books for historical periods. Read a full review in the May/June 2012 edition of Library Media Connections by Sue N. Howard, Educational Reviewer, Memphis, Tennessee. This series is Recommended

Author: Mary Meinking

  • Your Mission
  • What You Know
  • Connecting the Coasts
  • Broken Promises
  • Immigration Boom
  • Steel Empire
  • Workers Unite
  • Bell's Great Invention
  • Mission Accomplished!
  • Consider This
  • Glossary
  • Learn More
  • Further Missions
  • Index
Author/Illustrator biography
Detailed maps
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Sources for further research
Table of contents
Full-color photographs