From George Washington to Barack Obama, these interactive, reproducible booklets introduce young learners to 25 famous Americans while boosting early literacy skills and vocabulary development. Simple, informative text and supportive illustrations help children learn about important people and their contributions to the American experience. The delightful and engaging formats—shape books, lift-the-flap books, accordion books, slide-through books, and books with 3-D effects—invite children to read the booklets again and again. Includes literature links to build background knowledge and activities to extend children’s learning.
How to use this product:
The booklets—organized by the date of birth of the featured Americans—can be easily integrated into your curriculum at any time of the year. For each booklet, you’ll find a teaching page that includes the following:
• Facts to Share
• Introducing the Activity
• What to Do
• Book Break
• Taking It Further
• More Facts About... (the additional facts in this section give more information and insight about the person's life,experiences, and accomplishments.