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James Madison: Father of the Constitution
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 14920
ISBN: 978-0-635-01492-4
Format: Paperback
James Madison was an important part of American history-not just because he was the fourth president! James Madison was a driving force in the meeting on, and writing of, the Constitution. This man, though small in size, looms large in early American history!
Robert E. Lee: Confederate Hero
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 14939
ISBN: 978-0-635-01493-1
Format: Paperback
Robert E. Lee-the pride of Virginia! His military foresight, decisiveness, and ability to inspire greatness in his troops was phenomenal. Not only was he a brilliant Confederate general, he was also a perfect gentleman and loyal Virginian.
Christopher Columbus: Extraordinary Explorer
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 14955
ISBN: 978-0-635-01495-5
Format: Paperback
Christopher Columbus dreamed of being a man of the sea. He never lost sight of that dream. He did not give up, no matter what people said. He was a man with a vision. That vision led to the famous voyage to the New World.
Rosa Parks: Mother of a Movement
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 14971
ISBN: 978-0-635-01497-9
Format: Paperback
Rosa Parks was a civil rights activist. She is best known for her bravery when she refused to give up her seat on a public bus to a white man. Little did she know what kind of massive movement that one small refusal would start!
Chief Powhatan: Powerful Native American Leader
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 1498X
ISBN: 978-0-635-01498-6
Format: Paperback
Chief Powhatan was the powerful ruler of the Powhatan Indians of Virginia. He commanded great respect and fear from his tribe. The interactions between the Powhatans and the Jamestown colonists were both productive and destructive. One of the most famous Powhatans was Pocahontas-Chief Powhatan's daughter.
Betsy Ross: Patriot Seamstress
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15005
ISBN: 978-0-635-01500-6
Format: Paperback
Betsy Ross is near and dear to American's hearts. She was the young and talented seamstress believed to have sewn the first American flag. What an honor! She was the woman who sewed up a new nation!
Harold Washington: Political Pioneer
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15048
ISBN: 978-0-635-01504-4
Format: Paperback
Harold Washington was Chicago's first African American mayor. From the South Side of Chicago, to the Army, to college and beyond, Harold gained many life experiences that would aid him while mayor.
John Rolfe: Famous Founding Father
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15056
ISBN: 978-0-635-01505-1
Format: Paperback
John Rolfe was a famous founding father of the Virginia Colony. He grew the first profitable crop in the New World, and that crop was tobacco.
Pocahontas: Legendary Indian Princess
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15064
ISBN: 978-0-635-01506-8
Format: Paperback
Pocahontas was the legendary daughter of the powerful Chief Powhatan. She was brave as a child and young woman. Her curiosity about the English colonists led her to become an important part of their lives. She could very well be considered the first female American ambassador!

These popular readers include easy-to-read information, fun facts and trivia, humor, activities, and a whole lot more. They are great for ages 5-11 (grades K-5), because although simple, these readers have substance and really engage kids with their stories. They are great for social studies, meeting state and national curriculum standards, individual and group reading programs, centers, library programs, and have many other terrific educational uses. Get the Answer Key for the Quizzes! Click HERE.

John Muir: America's Naturalist
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15080
ISBN: 978-0-635-01508-2
Format: Paperback
As a boy, John Muir was enchanted by nature. As an adult, this love led to great achievements in the world of ecology. John is remembered as America's first naturalist. A knowledgeable man of nature - our Muir of the mountains!
Dr. Mae Jemison: First African American Woman Astronaut
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15129
ISBN: 978-0-635-01512-9
Format: Paperback
Dr. Mae Jemison had a dream. She also had the grit and dedication to follow it. A strong student and hard worker, she became not only a doctor, but also the first African American woman in space.
Golda Meir: Israel's First Woman Premier
By author: Carole Marsh
Product Code: 15137
ISBN: 978-0-635-01513-6
Format: Paperback
Golda Meir was Israel's first woman premier. Her life was tough and she learned to be tough-minded. She was Jewish and proud of her heritage, often risking her life to further Jewish causes. A woman of unspeakable strength, her influence lives on.