Barack Obama : Groundbreaking President

Series: Rookie Biographies

by Jodie Shepherd

Children's Press
September 2016


Lexile measure: 580L

DRA: 24

Guided Reading: M

Fact-filled Rookie Read-About Biographies introduce the youngest readers to influential women and men, both past and present. Colorful photos and age appropriate text encourage children to read on their own-as they learn about people like Serena Williams, Neil Armstrong, Rosa Parks, Anne Frank and many more.

Our country's first African-American President is getting ready to leave office after two terms. This book offers a look back at Obama's road to the highest office in the land-and provides an overview of some of his greatest accomplishments as chief executive.



ISBN: 9780531217634

32pp. | 5-⅞ x 7