Military Families: My Cousin Is in the National Guard, 1st Edition

  • Jim Thompson
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  • ISBN-10: 1508144494
  • ISBN-13: 9781508144496
  • DDC: 355.3
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 24 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This title explores the US National Guard through the eyes of a child whose cousin is in the National Guard. It examines the past and present of this important military branch and the career opportunities it offers. Readers learn what it feels like to be part of a military family through this age-appropriate text. The title also includes fact boxes and detailed color photographs to keep readers engaged.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Meet My Cousin.
2: Part of the Military.
3: Forming the National Guard.
4: What Does the National Guard Do?.
5: How to Join.
6: Off to Training.
7: Training for the Job.
8: My Cousin’s Life.
9: A Military Family.
10: Our Country’s Heroes.