Trail of Tears

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427189271

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The forced removal of the Cherokee from their land changed not only the lives of the Native people, but also the course of American history. This gripping title examines the events leading up to the removal of the Cherokee from their native lands, the suffering endured on the Trail of Tears, and the struggles they faced once reaching their new land in present-day Oklahoma. The book also includes information about the Cherokee nation today.

Reading Level
Lexile
960L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
M
ATOS
6.3
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Cultural/Diversity History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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