Conquering Disease, 1st Edition

  • Mary Lou Kjelle
  • Published By: Mitchell Lane
  • ISBN-10: 1612286143
  • ISBN-13: 9781612286143
  • DDC: 362.1
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Conquering Disease explores the crisis of world disease, and the people and organizations that are working to solve the crisis. This title also focuses on people who have been helped, the progress that has already been made, and the challenges still left to be met. The young reader analyzes the stories and develops their own opinion of what can be done to solve the world disease crisis. The book has been developed to address many of the Common Core specific goals, higher level thinking skills, and progressive learning strategies from informational texts for middle grade and junior high level students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Conquering Childhood Diseases.
2: Conquering Cancer.
3: Conquering Communicable Diseases.
4: Big Steps Forward.
5: You Can Help, Too!.
What You Can Do to Help.
Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.
About the Author.