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Wonderfully designed and illustrated, the booklet contains large fonts and sentence structures appropriate for young readers.
"This will be a great resource for my students!" says Elizabeth Lovelace, a first grade teacher at Haywood Elementary School in Brownsville. "I'm excited to use it!"
In Critters, Maps and Heroes, students will find interesting information about Tennessee's three large river systems, four principal cities and three Grand Divisions.
They will learn about maps, symbols and keys. Through a hands-on project, students will show that making a map of Tennessee is as simple as "a funny box, four lines and four dots."
They will learn about the difference in a product and a service, and find out some of the things that people do "to make their living around here."
The new first grade booklet contains information about these famous Tennesseans, and will make it easy and fun for your students to learn about them!
His name is Boxy. He is a turtle, as you can see!
Critters, Maps and Heroes is a great way to cover the curriculum while turning your young students on to history. What could be better?