Jim Thorpe's Bright Path

By Joseph Bruchac
Illustrations by S. D. Nelson

Check out this interview with Joseph Bruchac and on the backstory for creating Jim Thorpe's Bright Path.  

About This Title

Guided Reading:




Interest Level:

Grades 1 - 6

Reading Level:

Grades 4 - 4


Nonfiction, Sports, Siblings, Identity/Self Esteem/Confidence, Occupations, Native American Interest, History, Friendship, Discrimination, Civil Rights Movement, Biography/Memoir, Sports History, Self Control/Self Regulation, Childhood Experiences and Memories, Coping with Death, Courage, Dreams & Aspirations, Education, Overcoming Obstacles, Persistence/Grit, Pride, United States History


Fluent Dual Language , Fluent English, Biography and Memoir Grades 3-6, Appendix B Diverse Collection Grades 3-6, Native American English Collection, Native American English Collection Grades 3-6, Nonfiction Grades 3-6, Native American Heritage Collection, Civil Rights Book Collection, Athletes and Sports, High-Low Books for Preteens (Grades 4-6), Joseph Bruchac Collection, Summer Olympics Collection, Carter G. Woodson Award Collection, Teachers' Choices Collection, Persistence and Determination Collection, Pedro Noguera Diverse Collection Grades 3-5, Pedro Noguera Reluctant Readers Collection , Native American Collection English 6PK, English Guided Reading Level T, Native American and Indigenous Booklist , High-Low Books for Teens: Middle and High School

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