Celebrating Colorado: 50 States To Celebrate by Jane KurtzCelebrating Colorado: 50 States To Celebrate by Jane Kurtz

Celebrating Colorado: 50 States To Celebrate

byJane KurtzIllustratorC.B. Canga

Paperback | April 26, 2016

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Go west with Mr. Geo as he celebrates Colorado! "Mr. Geo is a fun and entertaining tour guide."&nbsp -3rdgradereading.net &nbsp

Say hello to Mr. Geo, everybody's favorite geography teacher!&nbspToday he's visiting Colorado, the Centennial State.&nbspHe's going to explore gorgeous national parks, ski mountains, visit a dude ranch, watch a rodeo show,&nbspclimb to the top of Pikes Peak, and much more. With Mr. Geo, you will discover what makes Colorado a state to celebrate. Includes maps and learning activities. Colorful, you-are-there illustrations and easy-to-read&nbsptext are&nbspgreat for beginning and newly independent readers!
Jane Kurtz lives in Portland, Oregon. She has written more than thirty books, including Lanie from the American Girl Today series and River Friendly, River Wild, a Golden Kite Award winner. Visit her website at www.janekurtz.com. C. B. Canga has illustrated many books, including the Field Trip Mysteries by Steve Brezenoff. He...
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Title:Celebrating Colorado: 50 States To CelebrateFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.13 inPublished:April 26, 2016Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544517938

ISBN - 13:9780544517936

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Colorful and active pages. . . As supplements to state-specific material, these books might pique interest in a state or point children to topics for further reading."- School Library Journal "The titles in this series are perfect for reports on the fifty states." - Kiss the Book blog"For a short format, many things are covered in the text, making this a good book for an introduction to research.. . .[and] a possible class read aloud or third-grade produced audio book? .Mr. Geo is a fun and entertaining tour guide." -3rdgradereading.net "A great addition to students' reading lists, although it certainly can be a read aloud book for children with lower reading comprehension."- 2ndgradereading.net "Colorful, and sometimes dramatic illustrations."- 2ndgradereading.net "Students will develop further reading skills by using Mr. Geo's trip as a jumpstart to some further research and discovery of the state."- 4thgradereading.net "The 50 States to Celebrate series will be a great asset to primary classrooms and libraries. There is a broad audience for nonfiction informational text? it appeals to a wide range of young readers."- Marla Conn, Educational Consultant, Read-Ability, Inc., and former reading specialist for New York City Public Schools "The 50 States to Celebrate series is a great way to excite kids about social studies. Mr. Geo is fun, entertaining, and informative."- Susan Stark, Editorial Director, Social Studies, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Education Group "