Brave Girl: Clara And The Shirtwaist Makers' Strike Of 1909

ISBN-10: 0061804428
ISBN-13: 9780061804427
Author: Markel, Michelle
Illustrated by: Sweet, Melissa
Interest Level: P-5
Publisher: HarperCollins

Publication Date: January 2013

Copyright: 2013

Page Count: 32

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Interest Level

Grades P-5

Reading Level

Guided Reading: P
Lexile: AD760L
Accelerated Reader Level: 5.0
Accelerated Reader Points: 0.5

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Social Activists

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Emigration & Immigration

An illustrated account of immigrant Clara Lemlich's pivotal role in the influential 1909 women laborer's strike describes how she worked grueling hours to acquire an education and support her family before organizing a massive walkout to protest the unfair working conditions in New York's garment district.
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