The Story of John Lewis: A Biography Book for Young Readers (Paperback)

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Discover the life of John Lewisa story for kids ages 6 to 9 about fighting for a better world

John Lewis was a civil rights leader and United States congressman who never stopped speaking up for justice, equality, and peace. Before he marched with Martin Luther King Jr. during the civil rights movement, John was a thoughtful kid who loved learning but wasn't able to go to a good school because of segregation.

He wanted to make a difference in his community, so he organized peaceful protests to end segregation and fight for equal rights for Black Americans. Explore how John went from being a young farm boy to a famous activist, politician, and leader.

The Story of John Lewis includes:

  • Core curriculum standardsExplore the Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How of John's life, and take a fun quiz to test your knowledge.
  • His lasting legacyLearn more about how John Lewis made the world a better place for future generations, including you
  • A visual timelineWatch John progress from a little kid to an important leader with a visual timeline marking the major milestones of his life.

How will John's hard work, bravery, and kindness inspire you?

Product Details
ISBN: 9781648766978
ISBN-10: 1648766978
Publisher: Rockridge Press
Publication Date: January 26th, 2021
Pages: 66
Language: English
Series: Story of