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eBook Be The Change! Shaping Your Community: Be an Activist!, 1st Edition

  • Jill Keppeler
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538220121
  • ISBN-13: 9781538220122
  • DDC: 302
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released February 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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About

Overview

No one should take for granted the fact that Americans have the opportunity to say what we feel about issues. Young readers are taught in the social studies curriculum to engage in their community and be an active citizen, but how can they when they can't yet vote? This book teaches both the history of and necessity for activism in our society through easy-to-understand language. Each spread is complemented with a sidebar, many of which are directed right at young readers.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What Is an Activist?.
2: Activism Through the Years.
3: Be Informed.
4: The Reasons Why.
5: It's Important to Listen.
6: Hit the Streets.
7: The Power of Words.
8: Raise Your Voice.
9: Helping Hands.
10: Change the World!.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.