Celebrating Virginia and Washington, D.C.-9780544044074

Celebrating Virginia and Washington, D.C.: 50 States to Celebrate

by Marion Dane Bauer and C.B. Canga

Join Mr. Geo on his whirlwind tour of  Virginia and nearby Washington, D.C., in this Level 3 Green Light Reader. CELEBRATING VIRGINIA  combines travel with social studies in a way that's entertaining and educational.  This latest installment in Green Light Reader's new, non nonfiction, easy reader series about the 50 states makes stops in Jamestown, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia Beach, a wild pony refuge, scenic mountain trails, and much, much more.     

  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544044074
  • ISBN-10: 054404407X
  • Pages: 40
  • Publication Date: 10/08/2013
  • Carton Quantity: 50

About the book

Say hello to Mr. Geo, everybody’s favorite geography teacher! He loves to explore new places. Today he is visiting Virginia, our first colony. His first stop is Harborfest to ride a Tall Ship. Then he's off to see dolphins splashing at Virginia Beach, and wild ponies galloping on Assateague Island. Other stops include historic sites, scenic wonders, and nearby Washington, D.C. Join Mr. Geo on his travels around Virginia. 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.