Exceptional African Americans

Age Level: 8–10  Grade Level: 3–5

Introduce young readers to African-American scientists, athletes, and heroes whose stories will motivate them to set high expectations and then achieve them. Quotations give readers insight into the people and events that shaped the choices and lives of these remarkable role models. (ISBN: 978-0-7660-6670-0, 978-0-7660-7424-8)

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  • Informational text features help readers find key facts quickly
  • Connects events with the people who made them happen
  • Good for beginning-level reports
  • Fall 2015
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    Barack Obama

    Barack Obama

    First African-American President

    Charlotte Taylor and Stephen Feinstein
    The first African-American president of the United States lived a colorful life before he was elected. Learn about his family, where he grew up, and how he came to be a history-making president...Read More

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    ISBN: 978-0-7660-7124-7
    Binding: Library Ed.
    List Price: $22.60
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    Beyoncé

    Beyoncé

    Singer, Songwriter, and Actress

    Joseph Kampff
    Through engaging, easy-to-understand text and full-color photos that document Beyoncé’s rise to fame, readers can discover more about her accomplishments both in the public eye and in her private life...Read More

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    ISBN: 978-0-7660-7170-4
    Binding: Library Ed.
    List Price: $22.60
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    Crispus Attucks

    Crispus Attucks

    A Hero of the American Revolution

    Charlotte Taylor
    Through simple, informational text supported by black-and-white and color illustrations, readers will learn about Crispus Attucks, who had an exciting life at sea before going down in history as the first casualty of the Boston Massacre...Read More

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    ISBN: 978-0-7660-7187-2
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    Harriet Tubman

    Harriet Tubman

    Hero of the Underground Railroad

    Charlotte Taylor and Stephen Feinstein
    Harriet Tubman’s brave journey from slave to free woman empowered her to help countless other slaves successfully travel the road to freedom. Be inspired by her extraordinary deeds and life...Read More

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    ISBN: 978-0-7660-7128-5
    Binding: Library Ed.
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    Jay Z

    Jay Z

    Rapper and Businessman

    Joseph Kampff
    Rapper, producer, and entrepreneur Jay Z is one of the most successful hip-hop artists in the world. Full-color photos and engrossing text detail his career and personal life, while a Words to Know section primes readers for new terminology...Read More

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    ISBN: 978-0-7660-7254-1
    Binding: Library Ed.
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    Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant

    All-Star Shooting Guard

    Joseph Kampff
    Through straightforward language, direct quotations, and full-page photos, young readers will learn about Kobe Bryant’s life on and off the court. A Words to Know at the beginning of the book prepares students for new vocabulary they will come across in the text...Read More

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    ISBN: 978-0-7660-7258-9
    Binding: Library Ed.
    List Price: $22.60
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