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    Setting the Stage for Fluency
    Hardcover Series
    Library Bound

    Red Chair Press
    Genre/Interest: History & Historical Fiction
    Academic Subject: Social Studies

    # of Books included:

    ISBN-10: 1-4677-5208-8

    ISBN-13: 978-1-4677-5208-4

    Dewey: 812
    Reading Grade Level: 3

    Interest Grade Level: 3 - 5

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    5 Review(s)
    List Price : $279.90
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    Description
    Reading dramatic literature is a fun way to put the reader into the writer's mind—and the director's role. Setting the Stage for Fluency gives readers a front-row seat to visualize a story, contemplate setting, and imagine characters' actions. The craft and structure of dialogue provides readers with opportunities to assess characters' point-of-view and engage in the plot of a story in accessible ways. Setting the Stage for Fluency presents a variety of dramatic literature based on historical events, biographies, and folklore.
    Titles included in this Series
    A Play about the Cherokee Syllabary
    Library Bound
    978-1-939656-36-0
    By: Wim Coleman, Pat Perrin Illustrated By: Siri Weber Feeney
    In the early 1800s, white settlers and missionaries were intent on bringing the English language to the illiterate Native Americans. Sequoyah was intrigued by these leaves of paper with strange marks ...
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    Come Along the Underground Railroad
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    978-1-939656-11-7
    By: Wim Coleman, Pat Perrin Illustrated By: Courtney Martin
    Slavery in the United States became illegal in the 1860s. Before that, many slaves found their way north by following the Big Dipper, or the Drinking Gourd as they called it. Our story begins in 1880 ...
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    Retelling a Mexican Legend
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    978-1-939656-27-8
    By: Wim Coleman, Pat Perrin Illustrated By: Martha Avilés
    La Llorona (The Crying Woman) is a sad and haunting tale from Mexico. Parents have told the story for hundreds of years to misbehaving children and to guard against vanity. Some say the story...
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    The Life of Frederick Douglass
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    978-1-939656-39-1
    By: Wim Coleman, Pat Perrin Illustrated By: Damian Ward
    In 1845, Frederick Douglass’s first autobiography became a bestseller. Many readers could not believe that such a brilliant writer was ever a slave. When Douglass wrote the book, slavery had not...
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    Riding into Women's History
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    978-1-939656-56-8
    By: Wim Coleman, Pat Perrin Illustrated By: Valentina Belloni
    Most people take it for granted: riding a bike. In the late 1800s, the bicycle first came to the United States from Europe. This new "steel horse" was wildly popular. But for women, who either worked ...
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    Remembering Abraham Lincoln
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    978-1-939656-54-4
    By: Wim Coleman, Pat Perrin Illustrated By: Dominic Catalano
    The 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln was killed by an assassin’s bullet on April 15, 1865. Lincoln preserved the union of the nation, but after the Civil War he struggled wit...
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    Tales of Courage on the Lewis and Clark Expedition
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    978-1-939656-65-0
    By: Maggie Mead Illustrated By: Laura Jacobsen
    History books tell much about Lewis and Clark's expedition West. But what is less known is how far the explorers went to ensure their entire team had an equal voice in decision-making, even though wom...
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    Saved by Belle of the Mines and Mountains
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    978-1-939656-71-1
    By: Wim Coleman, Pat Perrin Illustrated By: Joanne Renaud
    Lonely and bored with rural life in 1856, young Bella Lee Dunkinson began to hang around the local railroad. Engineer John Hardiman took a liking to the spirited girl and gave her a boy's responsibili...
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    Taming the River Monster
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    978-1-939656-74-2
    By: Wim Coleman, Pat Perrin Illustrated By: Sue Todd
    In 1807 at the age of 13, Brenton Dixon lived in Albany, New York, and expected to become a blacksmith's apprentice. Then one day he and his friends saw something strange out on the Hudson River, appr...
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    The Fight for Liberty
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    978-1-939656-68-1
    By: Maggie Mead Illustrated By: Siri Weber Feeney
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton spoke before an eager crowd in Seneca Falls, New York, on a hot July morning in 1948. She began her speech with words that were familiar to American ears: But the ideas that fol...
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    Reviews in this Series
    School Library Journal
    "A useful introduction to women's history."―School Library Journal
    School Library Journal
    "[T]hese engaging and creative offerings succeed, introducing important people, events, and inventions in a lively, dramatic way....Recommended for history curricula, as well as for both school and public libraries."―School Library Journal