Levi Strauss: Blue Jean Genius

Elsie Olson (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781532110771

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In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the inventor of blue jeans, Levi Strauss. Follow Strauss’s story from his early years as a dry goods merchant to his invention with Jacob Davis of the denim jeans. Fun facts, a helpful timeline, a glossary, and an index supplement the historical and color photos showcased in this inspiring biography. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Reading Level
Lexile
820L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
S
ATOS
5.3
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Arts & Music Biographies History
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Language Arts Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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