Christina, Grant, Mimi and Papa make their way to Mount Rushmore to check out the colossal carving of four presidents.. and find a mountain's worth of mystery, history, precocious prairie dogs, quirky clues, befuddling Badlands, and one Crazy Horse! One sassy sculptor! A batch of badlands! One store named Wall! Four story faces! And a Loooooong way down! LOOK what's inside this mystery - people, places, history and more!PLACES: South Dakota: Mount Rushmore National Memorial - Avenue of Flags Ay Grand View Terrace Ay Lincoln Borglum Museum Ay Wall Drug Store, Route 90 Ay Sioux reservation Ay Custer State Park, Pierre Ay Prairie dog town Ay Peter Norbeck Visitor Center Ay Crazy Horse Monument and Visitor Center, Custer County. PEOPLE: George Washington Ay Thomas Jefferson Ay Abraham Lincoln Ay Theodore Roosevelt Ay Gutzon Borglum, Sculptor Ay Lincoln Borglum, Sculptor Ay Crazy Horse, Sioux warrior Ay Henry Standing Bear Ay Korczak Ziolkowski, sculptor. HISTORY/GEOGRAPHY/SOCIAL STUDIES: Mount Rushmore History and Facts Ay South Dakota History, Geography, Weather, Animal Life and Plant Life Ay The Badlands History, Geology: Erosion, Corrosion, Rock minerals, ?Aigmako sica?A Animals: coyote Ay Prairie Products: Wheat and Animals: prairie dogs, bison, burros Ay Sioux Nation History, Reservation and Traditional Dance: rain dance Ay The Promise Ay Proverbs. Like all of Carole Marsh Mysteries, this mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that will keep kids begging for more! This mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, built-in book club and activities. Below is the Reading Levels Guide for this book: Grade Levels: 3-6 Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 4.3 Accelerated Reader Points: 2 Accelerated Reader Quiz Number: 140439 Lexile Measure: 670 Fountas a Pinnell Guided Reading Level: Q Developmental Assessment Level: 40The worn trail was barely visible underneath a layer of pine needles. The pine trees became sparse as the trail got steeper and steeper. ... She wasna#39;t used to mountain climbing! aGrant!a Christina finally caught up with her brother and yankedanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Mystery at Mount Rushmore|
|Publisher||:||Gallopade International - 2011-01-01|