Buckingham Palace / by Clara Bennington.
- 1 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Fosston Public Library||E 942.132 BEN (Text)||33500013116231||New||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781641288590
- ISBN: 1641288590
- Physical Description: pages cm.
- Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Jump!, Inc., 
|Formatted Contents Note:||
A London landmark -- A royal residence -- A working headquarters -- Activities & tools -- Try this!
"In this book, early fluent readers will marvel at the beauty of Buckingham Palace, while learning about its history, location, many rooms, current inhabitants, and art. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more about the palace's cultural history. A Take a Look! infographic aids understanding, sidebars present interesting, supplementary information, and an activity offers readers an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about Buckingham Palace using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index"-- Provided by publisher.
|Target Audience Note:||
- Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 November #2
Readers are given keys to some of the world's most lavish and secretive abodes when they pick up the Cool Castles and Palaces series (8 titles). Each book focuses on one royal dwelling, offering a snapshot of its history, inhabitants, layout, function today, and, of course, copious photos. Inviting layouts utilize large illustrations (either photographs or a simple diagram of a floor plan or estate grounds), descriptive captions, and a paragraph or two of large-sized text, placed against a colorful background. Buckingham Palace bears the distinction of still being used by British royals today, and kids will marvel at its 775 rooms (including 78 bathrooms!) and a cleverly hidden door. Each volume is divided into three chapters and concludes with at-a-glance facts and a geographic map. Textual repetition and bolded glossary terms help support independent readingâguided reading tips and activities are also available to educatorsâresulting in a well-structured but fun entry into nonfiction. Grades 2-4. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.
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