National Geographic Readers: Mother Teresa (L1)

National Geographic Readers: Mother Teresa (L1)

by Barbara Kramer

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Overview

Follow the young Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu as she grows up, travels far from home, and becomes one of the most beloved figures of our time: Mother Teresa. This new leveled reader from National Geographic Kids journeys from Ireland to India, portraying the charity and hard work of Mother Teresa and the nuns who followed in her footsteps.

National Geographic Readers' expert-vetted text, along with brilliant images and a fun approach to reading, has proved to be a winning formula with kids, parents, and educators. Level 1 text is carefully leveled for an early independent reading or read aloud experience, perfect to inspire the humanitarians of tomorrow!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781426333477
Publisher: National Geographic
Publication date: 01/15/2019
Series: National Geographic Readers Bios Series
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 1,250,187
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 580L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 6 Years

About the Author

BARBARA KRAMER began writing biographies for children and young adults after following the advice of another author who said, "Write what you like to read." She remembered how much she enjoyed biographies when she was a kid, especially stories about trailblazers such as Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone, and Elizabeth Blackwell and decided that's what she wanted to write. Her subjects have included both historical figures and people in the news.

Table of Contents

Who Was Mother Teresa? 4

Early Years 6

In Her Time 12

A New Life 14

Helping the Poor 20

6 Cool Facts About Mother Teresa 24

Spreading Love 26

What in the World? 30

Glossary 32

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