Grades 3 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 5.2
Lexile® Measure: IG950L
Guided Reading: R
- Ancient Civilizations
About This Book
The author takes the reader on a guided tour of your own death and burial, ancient Egyptian style! With colorful cartoons and detailed explanations, this book brings back the good old days. Side notes and helpful hints combine to make past practices come alive for the reader.
This delightful series brings something unusual to the study of history: humor. "You Wouldn't Want to..." revels in the darker side of life in ancient times. The reader is on center stage as he or she gets a tour through life as a slave, warrior, explorer — even a mummy! Hilarious illustrations, captions, and sidebars leave no doubt that you simply wouldn't want to be there.
Perfect resource for reluctant readers with:
• humor and history tied to curriculum
• entertaining sidebars to pique reader's curiosity
• comprehensive glossary to support content
• index to make navigating subject matter easier