Scotland

Derek Zobel (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612115863

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Description

Famous for bagpipes and kilts, the Scottish are rooted in tradition. They are also a hardy people. They thrive in a part of the United Kingdom where the weather reaches extremes. This title introduces young readers to Scotland, a country with highlands, lowlands, and a rich heritage.

Reading Level
Lexile
880L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
U
ATOS
4.9
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Cultural/Diversity Geography People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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