Occupying Alcatraz: Native American Activists Demand Change

Alexis Burling (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781680783896

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Occupying Alcatraz discusses how in 1969, a group of daring Native American activists launched a 19-month takeover of Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay, seeking to highlight the poor living conditions that persisted in Native American communities throughout the country. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Reading Level
Lexile
1200L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Z
ATOS
9.0
DRA
80
Categories
Genre
History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade 10th Grade 11th Grade 12th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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