Stealing Home: Story of Jackie Robinson
This biography for young readers depicts Jackie Robinson's life from childhood through adulthood. Readers will learn of his immense talents along with the adversities he faced and how he became an astonishing icon of the game of baseball. This truly is an enjoyable story about a man that impacted American history in a remarkable way.
In 1947, Jackie Robinson walked onto Ebbets Field as a Brooklyn Dodger, confronting racism on and off the diamond, while becoming one of the greatest players of the game.
Beautiful Feet curriculum takes a multi-level, living book approach to teaching history, geography and world cultures, using easy to use Guides for the teacher and engaging, well-written literature for the student. The Guides provide book lists, chapter readings, discussion and research questions, background information, website links, answer keys, and more. See our website for lists of literature resources to accompany each guide. Most guides provide content for one year of study, with the exception of Geography through Literature and Western Expansion. The latter two are recommended to be completed together for one year of study. Numbers of lessons vary, and are scheduled 1 to 4 days per week. Recommended Timelines, Maps , or a Composition Book maybe available. See individual courses for more details. Timelines are cardstock and include the figures referenced in the study. Students will need to color, cut and assemble the timeline and figures. History and geography come alive with these well done literature guides. See our website for required books for each guide. Some guides and resources contain Christian content while others do not; contact us for additional information.