The New World: A Time of New Beginnings. Graphic American History from 1500 to 1750
History is a story. See it brought to life in this graphic narrative beginning with the Spanish conquistadores and spanning across Captain Smith’s dealings with the Native Americans, the drafting of the Mayflower Compact, and the separation of church and state. Your students will experience the period through realistic renderings of famous historical figures, including Hernando de Soto, Robert La Salle, and General James Oglethorpe. Natural dialogue along with narrative text provides readers two simultaneous yet different perspectives of pivotal events in American history.
©2009, 2010. Intermediate. 6 x 8 inches. Softcover, 54 pages.
Reading Level: 4.5 Lexile Level: 980L