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The Woodworkers - PB
The Woodworkers - PB
The Woodworkers - PB
9780778707905 | Back Ordered
In colonial times, everything was made from natural materials such as wood. Tools, furniture, containers, building materials, wheels, and carriages were all crafted by expert artisans such as the cooper, carpenter, wheelwright, and the tradesmen who built houses. In The Woodworkers, children will learn about:
• the role of the woodworkers in the colonial community
• the many types and uses of items made by each woodworker
• tools and other implements used by the woodworkers
• how the wood was selected, cut, and prepared
• the education and chores of the apprentices

Reading Level: Gr. 3
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: P
Binding: Paperback
Series: Colonial People
Author(s): Bobbie Kalman, Deanna Brady

Size: 8 ½″ × 10 ¾″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

ATOS: 5.8
Dewey: 684
Lexile: Not Available at this time.
Copyright: 2002

The Woodworkers

"Gr 3-5—In each of these well-organized titles, two-page sections discuss a range of topics....With plentiful, clearly labeled illustrations, these titles will appeal to young readers. Full-color photographs of contemporary reenactment scenes...provide realistic images of individuals at work. These accessible books will be valuable for curriculum units." —School Library Journal, 10/02 "The exciting 'Colonial People' series by Bobbie Kalman about early America will appeal to grades 2-3 with color photos and illustrations and clear facts about life in early America. Through an examination of Colonial businesses, kids receive eye-opening insights on daily lives...All are bright, appealing titles." —Midwest Book Review, 06/02