Introducing Famous Americans
Introducing Famous Americans is a series of biographies geared toward elementary students about notable and influential people who had definitive roles in shaping America. The subjects of the books are diverse with the intent to show that there are a variety of ways to contribute to America’s growth and culture. The books are full of colorful pictures and descriptions, along with easy-to-read text. Each book contains a timeline, glossary, list of additional related books and websites for extending the learning, a list of primary source images, and an index. The biographies are short at 32 pages, and easy to read. Readers should be able to finish them in a short time, leaving ample time to do extra research and learning. They could be used as a supplemental history source, or a good reference for a book report or project.