19th Century Girls and Women

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Life could be joyful for girls and women living in the grand style of the 19th century. They worked hard to create happy lives for their families but often had few choices in education, jobs, and marriage. 19th Century Girls and Women reveals the positive and negative aspects of both working and wealthy-class lives in the 1800s. Colorful pictures and illustrations portray the daily lives of women including:
• household chores
• social values, tastes, and events
• immobilizing clothing
• health hazards
• mini-biographies of Elizabeth Blackwell, Emily Stowe, Susan La Flesche, and Mary Ann Shadd

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 3
Age Range 8 - 11
Dewey 305.39
ATOS Reading Level 5.5
Guided Reading Level Q
Subjects History, Social Studies, Women in History
Genres Nonfiction
Publisher Crabtree Publishing
Imprint Crabtree Classics
Copyright 1997
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 8.5 x 10.75
BISACS JNF025190, JNF023000, JNF024000
Rights Included WORLD
Language English

Author: Bobbie Kalman