Teacher Created Materials - TIME For Kids Informational Text: Jane Goodall - Grade 3 - Guided Reading Level Q
(Teacher Created Materials, Jan. 30, 2012)
Did you know in 1900 an estimated 1 million chimpanzees lived in the wild, and today, there are only about 340,000? Jane Goodall spent years observing, interacting with, and studying chimpanzees, and her true story has been summarized in this easy-to-read, picture-filled Jane Goodall biography for kids. If your child already shows a fascination with animals and would be captivated by the story of Jane and her chimpanzee friends, this book is a perfect choice. Jane Goodall is a wonderful example for children of how to work hard and follow your dreams. This book tells the story of Jane’s studies in the Gombe forest, but today Jane Goodall spends her time traveling all over the world, all year long, to talk with adults and children about conservation and the ability we all have to make a difference. She values the hope, creativity, and energy of children, and takes their questions and input quite seriously. In this Jane Goodall children’s book, readers will learn all about her adventurous life among chimpanzees and other primates in this inspiring nonfiction biographical title. Children will be fascinated by the vibrant images, stimulating facts, and accessible glossary that will assist in vocabulary improvement. At just 32 pages, this book is a short, easy read all students, even those who normally avoid books whenever possible. It’s a great way to get your child more interested in reading while learning about animals and cultures at the same time, and Jane Goodall is a wonderful example of an intelligent woman who followed her dreams and impacted the world. Give your student the chance to engrain themselves in a subject area that fascinates them, entertains them, and teaches them something important – all about chimpanzees through the studies of Jane Goodall! About Shell Education Rachelle Cracchiolo started the company with a friend and fellow teacher. Both were eager to share their ideas and passion for education with other classroom leaders. What began as a hobby, selling lesson plans to local stores, became a part-time job after a full day of teaching, and eventually blossomed into Teacher Created Materials. The story continued in 2004 with the launch of Shell Education and the introduction of professional resources and classroom application books designed to support Teacher Created Materials curriculum resources. Today, Teacher Created Materials and Shell Education are two of the most recognized names in educational publishing around the world.