When four real kids visit the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Philadelphia, they learn the history, geography, and secrets of the Underground Railroad as they race to find stolen quilts before the grand opening!Renaissance Learning, Inc now has Accelerated Reader quizzes for all of the Carole Marsh Mysteries!
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When four real kids visit the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Philadelphia, they learn the history, geography, and secrets of the Underground Railroad as they race to find stolen quilts before the grand opening!.LOOK what's in this mystery - people, places, history, and more! The Underground Railroad - Definition - Origins Vocabulary (conductors, passengers, stations, etc.) Use of constellations Location of stations Details of how, why, and when conductors moved passengers Use of quilts and symbols Harriet Tubman Friendship Road Statistics Conditions along the journey north William Still, a conductor, escaped slave, author Thomas Garrett and his work as a conductor Definition of abolitionists Beginnings of slavery Typical life of slaves Slave auctions Plantation life Emancipation Proclamation Quakers as abolitionists Resting trees USS Constellation History of the Liberty Bell The Thomas Garrett Home, Wilmington, DE Living the Reenactment Site at the African Methodist Episcopal church, Lancaster, PA Liberty Bell Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA Independence Hall, Philadelphia, PA. This mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that keep kids begging for more! Each mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, Built-in book club and activities. Each Carole Marsh Mystery also has an Accelerated Reader Reading Level, Points and Quiz Number, a Lexile Measure, a Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Level and a Development Reading Assessment Level.About the Author:
Native of Atlanta, Georgia
Professional writer and photographer
Founder and CEO of Gallopade International, Inc. Founder and Owner of Marsh Media, a public relations and corporate communications firm
Creator of more than 15,000 products, primarily fiction and non-fiction supplementary educational materials including books, interactive CD-ROMs, games, and online adventures
Awards Include: 2004 Teachers' Choice for the Family by Learning Magazine
Excellence in Education Award 2003 from the National School Supply and Equipment Association Recipient of the 2002 Teacher's Choice Award by Learning Magazine
Recipient of the Association Advance America 2002 Award of Excellence Communicator of the Year in 1979
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Book Description Gallopade International. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Dust Cover Missing. Minimal damage to cover and binding. Pages show light use. Bookseller Inventory # G0635021102I3N11
Book Description Gallopade International, 2003. Book Condition: Very Good. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP96177201