Bound To Stay Bound

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 Which way to freedom? : and other questions about-- the Underground Railroad
 Author: Carson, Mary Kay

 Publisher:  Sterling Children's Books
 Pub Year: 2014

 Dewey: 973
 Classification: Nonfiction
 Physical Description: 31 p., ill. (chiefly col.), col. map, 21 x 26 cm.

 BTSB No: 195019 ISBN: 9781454907848
 Ages: 7-11 Grades: 2-6

 Underground Railroad

Price: $13.40

Many "must know" questions about the Underground Railroad are answered.

Good Question!

Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: LG
   Reading Level: 6.00
   Points: 1.0   Quiz: 175309

Common Core Standards 
   Grade 4 → Reading → RI Informational Text → 4.RI Key Ideas & Details
   Grade 4 → Reading → RI Informational Text → 4.RI Craft & Structure
   Grade 4 → Reading → RI Informational Text → 4.RI Integration of Knowledge & Ideas
   Grade 5 → Reading → RI Informational Text → 5.RI Key Ideas & Details
   Grade 5 → Reading → RI Informational Text → 5.RI Craft & Structure
   Grade 5 → Reading → RI Informational Text → 5.RI Integration of Knowledge & Ideas

   Booklist (02/01/15)

Full Text Reviews:

Booklist - 02/01/2015 Many facts about the past become so mythologized that we end up taking them for granted, and the Good Question! series invites students to think more critically about cornerstones of American history. In Which Way to Freedom?, readers learn about the Underground Railroad, a diverse array of its conductors, and legislation that made guiding slaves to freedom dangerous. A closing section on the realities of contemporary slavery and human trafficking is especially effective. Each two-page spread pairs a few straightforward paragraphs with a visual complement, usually an illustration that resembles an oil painting. Useful both as a concise examination of American history and as a critical thinking tool. - Copyright 2015 Booklist.

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