Celebrating Massachusetts: 50 States to Celebrate

by Marion Dane Bauer and C.B. Canga

Join Mr. Geo on his whirlwind tour of  Massachusetts in this Level 3 Green Light Reader. Celebrating Massachusetts combines travel with social studies in a way that's entertaining and educational. This latest installment in the 50 States to Celebrate series starts out at Boston's Fourth of July celebration and makes stops along the historic Freedom Trail and then Plymouth, Cape Cod, the Berkshires, and more. Packed with picture and context clues to keep beginning and newly independent readers moving along with ease and confidence.


  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544119727
  • ISBN-10: 054411972X
  • Pages: 40
  • Publication Date: 06/10/2014
  • Carton Quantity: 50

About the book

Say hello to Mr. Geo, everybody's favorite geography teacher! He loves to explore new places. Today he's visiting Massachusetts, the Bay State. His first stop is Boston for a huge Fourth of July celebration. Then he'll ride the Swan Boats, re-enact the Boston Tea Party, and walk the historic Freedom Trail. He'll also meet "Pilgrims," ride bikes on Cape Cod, hike the beautiful Berkshires, and much, much more. Join Mr. Geo on his travels around Massachusetts. Together, you will discover what makes this a state to celebrate. Includes maps and learning activities. Colorful, you-are-there illustrations and easy-to-read text are great for beginning and newly independent 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 Falcon Heights, 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.