Celebrating Arizona: 50 States to Celebrate

by Marion Dane Bauer and C.B. Canga

This Level 3 Green Light Reader combines travel with social studies in a way that's entertaining and educational. Part of a new nonfiction, easy reader series about the 50 states, CELEBRATING ARIZONA takes beginning readers on a whirlwind tour of  the Grand Canyon State with the Mr. Geo. Join this fun and funny geography teacher as he visits national parks, popular attractions, historic sites, and natural wonders in the deserts and canyons of the Southwest.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544044197
  • ISBN-10: 0544044193
  • Pages: 40
  • Publication Date: 10/08/2013
  • Carton Quantity: 40

About the book

Say hello to Mr. Geo, everybody’s favorite geography teacher! He's on a mission to visit all fifty states. Today he is visiting Arizona, the Grand Canyon State. His first stop is the Grand Canyon for a mule ride to the bottom, where he'll board a raft and row the mighty rapids of the Colorado River. Then he will visit the Navajo Nation, a town from the Wild West, and the Painted Desert. Join Mr. Geo on his travels around Arizona. Together, you will discover what makes this a state to celebrate.

This entertaining and educational mix of travel, geography, history, and pop culture includes maps and learning activities. Great for beginning readers!

About the author
Marion Dane Bauer

Marion Dane Bauer has written more than one hundred children's books, including picture books, easy readers, early chapter books, and novels. She won a Newbery Honor for On My Honor, a middle grade coming-of-age story. She lives in St. Paul, Minnesota. www.mariondanebauer.com.

C.B. Canga

C.B. Canga has illustrated numerous early chapter books, including Field Trip Mysteries by Steve Brezenoff. He lives in Pleasant Hill, California.