U.S. National Guard, 1st Edition

  • Carla Mooney
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  • ISBN-10: 1625132239
  • ISBN-13: 9781625132239
  • DDC: 355.370973
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Who protected the Americans before the Army, Navy, and Air Force? The National Guard is the oldest U.S. military branch. Readers find out what it takes to train and acquire the skills needed to be a Guard member. Action-packed photos of real occurrences and interesting facts allow students to analyze and determine meaning of the text. This title also provides practice in determining the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; and analyze the impact of a specific word choice on meaning and tone.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Serving Community and Country.
2: History of the National Gaurd.
3: Joining the Gaurd.
4: Working in the Gaurd.
5: Hi-Tech Gear and Vehicles.
Show what you Know.
Websites to Visit.
About the Author.