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The Resource Virgie goes to school with us boys, by Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Virgie goes to school with us boys, by Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Label
Virgie goes to school with us boys
Title
Virgie goes to school with us boys
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the post-Civil War South, a young African American girl is determined to prove that she can go to school just like her older brothers
Summary
In the post-Civil War South, a young African American girl is determined to prove that she can go to school just like her older brothers
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001.
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
110761
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Howard, Elizabeth Fitzgerald
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 520L
  • Decoding demand: 67 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 74 (high)
  • Syntactic demand: 67 (high)
  • Structure demand: 86 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 520
  • 520
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Reading level
2.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Earl B.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Sex role
  • Schools
  • United States
Target audience
primary
Label
Virgie goes to school with us boys, by Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
363313
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689800764
Lccn
97049406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689800764
  • (Sirsi) ABV-6286
Label
Virgie goes to school with us boys, by Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
363313
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689800764
Lccn
97049406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689800764
  • (Sirsi) ABV-6286

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