Understanding Jordan Today, 1st Edition

  • Laura Perdew
  • Published By: Mitchell Lane
  • ISBN-10: 1612286771
  • ISBN-13: 9781612286778
  • DDC: 956.95
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Understanding Jordan Today is an accurate and contemporary presentation that explores the Middle Eastern nation of Jordan with a focus on the country as it is today: current issues, culture, and lifestyle. The book is written in an easy-to-read enjoyable narrative form for elementary readers grades 3-6. The Jordan title includes a native recipe and craft for students to create. Elementary students are encouraged to consider evidence from informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research. Series titles have been developed to address many of the Common Core specific goals, higher level thinking skills, and progressive learning strategies for middle grade and junior high level students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Copyright Page.
1: A Day in Jordan.
2: Deep Roots.
3: On Its Own—At Last!.
4: The Face of a Nation.
5: Social Jordan.
6: Past Meets Present in the Arts.
7: Ancient Land, Modern Attitude.
Jordan Recipe: Mujadarra.
Jordan Craft: Clay.
What You Should Know about Jordan.
Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.
About the Author.