Sam Houston: A Fearless Statesman

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433383939

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Description

Sam Houston lived a unique and exciting life. This captivating biography focuses on Houston's life and how he became the only person to be president of a republic, a United States senator, and the governor of two different states. The intriguing facts, easy-to-read text, and appealing images work in conjunction with an accessible glossary and index to help readers navigate their way through the text while feeling engaged and enlightened as they learn about the Republic of Texas, Cherokee Indians, Texas history, and how Houston became the governor of Texas.

Reading Level
Lexile
730L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
V
ATOS
5.1
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Biographies Government
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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