Pararescue Jumper

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

Learn what it takes to become a pararescue jumper in the U.S. military.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 356/.1664
Lexile 1100
ATOS Reading Level 7.3
Guided Reading Level R
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Press
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781610804516), Paperback (9781610806251), Hosted ebook (9781610808170)
Copyright 2013, 2013, 2013
Number of Pages 32, 32, 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs

Author: Nancy Robinson Masters

Nancy Robinson Masters has been wearing jeans all of her life. Nancy grew up on a cotton farm in West Texas where she learned to drive a tractor before she learned to drive a car. She is an award-winning author of 18 books and hundreds of stories and articles. “That old tractor started me on journeys that have taken me around the world. Everywhere I‘ve been, including Antarctica as a guest of the National Science foundation, I‘ve met people wearing jeans!”

  • What Is a Pararescue Jumper?
  • Becoming a Pararescue Jumper
  • Planning, Practicing, and Performing Rescues
  • Jumping into the Future
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author