Away She Goes (Riding Into Women's History)

Away She Goes (Riding Into Women's History)

Pat Perrin Wim Coleman (author), Valentina Belloni (illustrator)

Publisher: Red Chair Press LLC ISBN: 9781939656568

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Description

Most people take it for granted: riding a bike. In the late 1800s, the bicycle first came to the United States from Europe. This new "steel horse" was wildly popular. But for women, who either worked in factories or stayed at home, the bicycle liberated them like nothing ever has. One two-wheeled invention changed fashion, opened doors, and led to a movement in women's rights still felt today.

Reading Level
Lexile
BR0L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
R
ATOS
3.4
DRA
1
Categories
Genre
History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Type
Non-Fiction
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