Washington, D.C.

Series: Rookie Read-About American Symbols

by Joanne Mattern

Children's Press
September 2014

Ages 4 – 6 . Grades PreK – 1

Lexile measure: NC700L

DRA: 20

Guided Reading: L



Rookie Read-About: American Symbols series gives the youngest reader (Ages 3-6) an introduction to history and significance of America's symbols. Each book includes chapters that help readers identify key details while the photographs, timelines and other text features encourage students to make connections between historical events.

United States capital hosts beautiful public spaces and buildings welcome all who visit, and encourage them to learn about this great nation.
Joanne Mattern

Mattern is the author of many books for children. Her favorite topics include animals, biography, and history. She lives in the Hudson Valley of New York State.



Perfect-bound Paperback

ISBN: 9780531218426

32pp. | 5-⅞ x 7