How Did That Get to My House? Mail

How Did That Get to My House? Mail

Gaetano Capici (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602796850

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Description

Describes the postal services and explains how a letter placed in your mailbox can reach almost anyone, anywhere in the world.

Reading Level
Lexile
459L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
M
ATOS
3.1
DRA
28
Categories
Genre
Other People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Type
Non-Fiction
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