Grades 2 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 6
Lexile® Measure: 1030L
Guided Reading: V
- Autobiography and Biography
- Ancient Egypt
- Ancient Rome
- Historic Figures
- Women's History and Experience
- Political Figures and World Leaders
Reading Quiz Programs
About This Book
I was the last pharaoh of Egypt. I am Cleopatra.
As the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt, I ruled alone without the help of my husband. I was a powerful and courageous leader, and I passionately loved my people. Much has been written of my beauty, but I was also known for my composure, wit, and strength. I was a queen who was worshipped as a god. I am Cleopatra.
To this day, Cleopatra remains a popular figure in Western culture, with books, plays, and movies devoted to her story. I Am Celopatra will follow her journey from its illustrious beginning to its tragic end. Learn all about this legendary queen's fascinating life in Scholastic's I AM biography series.