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Francis Marion : The Swamp Fox of the American Revolution (MP3-CD) (Louis P. Towles)

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Biographies For Grades 4-8 Correlated to the Curriculum Extend the learning through this new biography series. The Library of American Lives and Times use extensive primary resources as it brings American history to life for your students. Learn about some of the greatest players who helped in shaping America as it grew from a colony to a world super power. Through a chronological narrative, enriched with diary entries, letters, and other primary documents, students will learn about the various stages of our nation's development, as well as learning to think about history from the perspective of both individuals and society. By learning about history from a particular and unique biographical perspective, each student will learn about the following themes that form the framework for the social studies standards: Culture; People, Places, and Environments; Individual Development and Identity; Individuals, Groups, and Institutions; Power, Authority, and Governance; Production, Distribution, and Consumption; Global Connections: Civic Ideals and Practices. These books are comprehensive biographical treatments of important Americans, emphasizing not just their lives, but the times in which they lived. Each book is 112 pages with dynamic full-color photos throughout. Text is designed to make the navigation and comprehension of these more extensive supplemental books an easy transition from the third-grade material under the PowerKids Press imprint.Francis Marion: A revered citizen-soldier of the American Revolutionary War, South Carolina-born Francis Marion has been dubbed by some the “father of the U.S. Army Special Forces.” This innovative patriot earned the nickname the “Swamp Fox” from a British colonel who all too often lost track of Marion when the clever soldier made stealthy retreats into American swamp lands."These attractive titles serve not only as quality report sources, but also as general interest titles." - School Library Journal
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Library of American Lives and Times
Format: Mp3_cd
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Age Range: Teen
Author: Louis P. Towles
Language: English
Street Date: October 11, 2016
TCIN: 51559650
UPC: 9781531880002
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-8351
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