Grades 3 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 5.9
Lexile Measure®: 920L
Guided Reading: P
- Autobiography and Biography
- The Presidency
- Historic Figures
About This Book
Fans of Venezia's highly praised artist biography series will be drawn to this new series. The author presents the lives of U.S. presidents in an entirely fresh way with his unique format — a blend of casual prose, historical reproductions, and amusing original illustrations.
Grades K–4 Social Studies Standards
Power, Authority, & Governance:VI
• Distinguish among local, state, and national government and identify representative leaders at these levels such as mayor, governor, and president.
Civic Ideals and Practice: X
• Identify key ideals of the United States' democratic republican form of government, such as individual human dignity, liberty, justice, equality, and the rule of law.
• Recognize that a variety of formal and informal actors influence and shape public policy.