State and Local Government

State and Local Government

Carol Parenzan Smalley (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622993918

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Description

This book looks at the organization, duties, and responsibilities of state and local governments in the United States. Reading Essentials in Social Studies.

Reading Level
Lexile
830L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
V
ATOS
6.6
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Government
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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