You Are There! Pompeii 79

You Are There! Pompeii 79

by Wendy Conklin

Paperback(2nd ed.)

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Imagine you live in Pompeii in the year 79. There are rumblings, followed by a terrible explosion that darkens the city of Pompeii for 18 hours. Experience the terror of that momentous volcanic eruption from the point of view of a barber who lived and worked in Pompeii. Developed by Timothy Rasinski and featuring TIME content, this book includes essential text features like an index, captions, glossary, and table of contents. The intriguing sidebars, fascinating images, and detailed Reader's Guide prompt students to connect back to the text. The Think Link and Dig Deeper sections develop students' higher-order thinking skills. The Check It Out! section includes suggested books, videos, and websites for further reading. Aligned with state standards, this title features complex and rigorous content appropriate for students preparing for college and career readiness.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781493836154
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
Publication date: 01/27/2017
Series: TIME for Kids Nonfiction Readers Series: Young Adult
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 34
Sales rank: 1,041,923
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.08(d)
Age Range: 12 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Prologue: Unknown Dangers 4

Morning Calm 5

Afternoon Chaos 14

Evening Escape 24

The Next Morning 26

Epilogue: Buried in Time 27

Glossary 28

Index 29

Check It Out! 30

Try It! 31

About the Author 32

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