Free at Last!

Free at Last!

John Perritano (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778789543

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Description

When Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation, he set in motion a series of events that changed the course of American history. Since then, African Americans have worked tirelessly to achieve equality between the races and bring new meaning to the phrase All men are created equal. Free at Last is a graphic history focusing how slaves responded to their new freedom. It also chronicles the obstacles to emancipation. Free at Last is a wonderful way for reluctant readers to learn about this important period in history.

Reading Level
Lexile
731L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
R
ATOS
4.7
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Graphic Novels History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Type
Non-Fiction
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