Explore with Jacques Cartier

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

This fascinating book follows French explorer Jacques Cartier to the New World where he claimed the new territory called Canada for France. 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 Cartier to sail west, life on board ship, Cartier's exploration along the St. Lawrence, his interactions with the Iroquois, establishing French settlements in Canada, and Cartier's legacy. Teacher's guide available.

Format School Price Add
978-0-7787-1426-2
$22.95
978-0-7787-1432-3
$8.95
978-1-4271-7577-9
$29.00
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 910.92
Lexile 950L
ATOS Reading Level 5.5
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, JNF025050

Author: Marie Powell