Shirley Chisholm, 1st Edition

  • J. P. Miller Loyola Marymount University
  • Published By: Discovery Library
  • ISBN-10: 1731639570
  • ISBN-13: 9781731639578
  • DDC: 328.73092
  • Grade Level Range: 1st Grade - 4th Grade
  • 24 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released March 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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Shirley knew that the world needed change. She began to organize people and fight to make a difference. Working in the government could improve the lives of people all over the United States! Her work took her all the way to the presidential campaign trail. In this book, you'll meet an important African American leader in the United States government – Shirley Chisholm! History is filled with inspiring leaders who made a difference in their communities and in our world. Each book in this illustrated biography series tells the story of an important leader in fields such as science, the arts, government, sports, and more. Texts focus on each leader's early life and greatest accomplishments. Each book includes a time line, questions for discussion, and an extension activity.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Before and During Reading Activities.
Table of Contents.
1: Running for President.
2: Fighting Shirley.
3: Leaving a Legacy.
Time Line.
Text-Dependent Questions.
Extension Activity.
About the Author.
About the Illustrator.
Copyright Page.