Social Activism Collection Grades 3-5 - SOCIALACT35

Discover character and historical figures who stand up for peace, equity, and justice for gender, socioeconomic status, race, or the environment. These mentor texts for Grades 3-5 suggest ways that students can enact change in their own community. 

Social Activism Collection Grades 3-5 (18 Books): $254.10

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Themes

Slavery, Identity/Self Esteem/Confidence, Native American Interest, Muslim/Muslim American Interest, Latino/Hispanic/Mexican Interest, History, Heroism, Environment/Nature, Dreams & Aspirations, Discrimination, Cultural Diversity, Conflict resolution, Civil Rights Movement, African/African American Interest, Biracial/Multiracial Interest, Biography/Memoir, Asian/Asian American Interest, Empathy/Compassion, Gratitude, Human Impact On Environment/Environmental Sustainability , Informational Text, Pride, Protest, Women's History, Courage, Peace, Collaboration, Dual Language, Fiction, Diversity, Refugees

Included formats shown below in BOLD

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The People Shall Continue

By Ortiz

Illustrated by Graves

Teacher's Guide

Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: 1 - 5

PB: $9.95
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Step Up to the Plate, Maria Singh

By Krishnaswami

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: V
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 3 - 8

HC: $16.95
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Ira's Shakespeare Dream

By Armand

Illustrated by Cooper

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 8
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 5.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 780L
DRA: 40

HC: $18.95
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Seven Miles to Freedom

By Halfmann

Illustrated by Smith

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD870L
SRC: 5.6
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
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Game, Set, Match, Champion Arthur Ashe

By Hubbard

Illustrated by Belford

Interviews

Guided Reading: U
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 2 - 6
Intervention: 28

AR Level: 6.2 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 960L
SRC: 7.5
DRA: 44

PB: $11.95
6PK: $71.70
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The Bus Ride

By Miller

Illustrated by Ward

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 480L
SRC: 4.8
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
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Prairie Dog Song

By Roth / Trumbore

Illustrated by Roth

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 4
Interest Level: 1 - 5
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 5.7 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD1050L
DRA: 40

HC: $18.95
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Aani and the Tree Huggers

By Atkins

Illustrated by Pinto

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 4
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 3.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 650L
SRC: 4.2
DRA: 30

PB: $9.95
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The Storyteller's Candle / La velita de los cuentos

By González

Illustrated by Delacre

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 3.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 730L
SRC: 4.5
DRA: 34

PB: $9.95
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The Can Man

By Williams

Illustrated by Orback

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 5
Intervention: 21

AR Level: 3.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD630L
SRC: 2.5
DRA: 28

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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The Mangrove Tree

By Roth / Trumbore

Illustrated by Roth

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6

AR Level: 6.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: NC1190L
SRC: 10.8
DRA: 40

HC: $19.95
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Martí's Song for Freedom/Martí y sus versos por la libertad

By Otheguy

Illustrated by Vidal

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: T
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 2 - 8
Intervention: 27

DRA: 44

HC: $17.95
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Passage to Freedom

By Mochizuki

Illustrated by Lee

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: Q
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 25

AR Level: 4.1 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD670L
SRC: 4.2
DRA: 40

PB: $9.95
CD: $12.95
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Irena's Jars of Secrets

By Vaughan

Illustrated by Mazellan

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: R
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 7
Intervention: 26

AR Level: 5.9 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 1040L
SRC: 9.3
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95
6PK: $65.70
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Silent Star

By Wise

Illustrated by Gustavson

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 1 - 6
Intervention: 22

AR Level: 5.4 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 840L
SRC: 5.5
DRA: 30

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As Fast As Words Could Fly

By Tuck

Illustrated by Velasquez

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: O
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 7
Intervention: 23

AR Level: 4.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: AD700L
SRC: 4.1
DRA: 34

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Brothers in Hope

By Williams

Illustrated by Christie

Teacher's Guide | Interviews

Guided Reading: S
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: 2 - 5
Intervention: 27

AR Level: 4.7 - 1.0
Lexile Level: 670L
SRC: 3.5
DRA: 40

HC: $18.95
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Friends from the Other Side / Amigos del otro lado

By Anzaldúa

Illustrated by Méndez

Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 2
Interest Level: K - 2
Intervention: 24

AR Level: 2.3 - 0.5
Lexile Level: 640L
SRC: 3.6
DRA: 38

PB: $9.95