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Mary McLeod Bethune: Woman Of Courage

ISBN-10: 1464402043
ISBN-13: 9781464402043
Author: McKissack, Patricia and Fredrick
Interest Level: K-3
Publisher: Enslow Publishers

Publication Date: January 2013

Copyright: 2013

Page Count: 24

Series: Famous African-Americans


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$7.01
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Interest Level

Grades K-3

Reading Level

Guided Reading: M
Lexile: 510L
Accelerated Reader Level: 3.1
Accelerated Reader Points: 0.5

Booksource Subjects

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Experiments & Projects

Description
After having a book snatched from her little hand, Mary McLeod, the child of former slaves, resolved to learn to read. Many years later, with $1.50 in her pocket, Mary McLeod Bethune set out to make education a reality for other African Americans. The school she started in Florida is a legacy that continues her mission today. Bethune founded the National Council of Negro Women and was appointed to the National Youth Administration by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. This inspiring, readable biography shows the power of determination and a dream.
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