Explore with Ferdinand Magellan

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

This exciting book follows the travels of Portuguese explorer and navigator Ferdinand Magellan who led an expedition to the Spice Islands that ended up circumnavigating the Earth. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in a tabloid-news style that guides readers through major voyages, explorations, and discoveries. Topics include what led Magellan to sail west on behalf of Spain, life on board ship, the first-ever exploration of the Pacific Ocean, the completion of the voyage after Magellan's death in battle, and Magellan's legacy. Teacher's guide available.

Format School Price Add
978-0-7787-1431-6
$8.95
978-1-4271-7576-2
$29.00
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 910.4
Lexile 950L
ATOS Reading Level 6.0
Guided Reading Level S
Language English
Subjects History, Social Studies
Genres Nonfiction
Publisher Crabtree Publishing
Imprint Crabtree Classics
Copyright 2015
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 8.5 x 10.75
Graphics
BISACS JNF025080, JNF007020, JNF025070

Author: Marie Powell