Benjamin Franklin
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Published by Saddleback Educational Pub. in Irvine .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Benjamin Franklin,
  • HISTORY,
  • Revolutionary Period (1775-1800),
  • Statesmen,
  • Scientists,
  • Comic books, strips

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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 32-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory, pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge?bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, tr.

Edition Notes

Description based on print version record.

SeriesSaddleback"s Graphic biographies, Graphic biography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE302.6.F8 B46 2008eb
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource]
Pagination1 online resource (25 p.) :
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25549025M
ISBN 101602915806
ISBN 109781602915800
OCLC/WorldCa437192613

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