What's Great about Connecticut?

What's Great about Connecticut?

by Rebecca Rissman

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What's so great about Connecticut? Readers will build skills to identify and summarize the top ten sites to see or things to do in the Constitution State. We'll explore Connecticut's fun-filled museums, amazing state parks, beautiful coastlines, and rich history. The Connecticut by Map feature helps students locate all the places covered in the book. A special section provides key state details such as the state motto, capital, population, animals, foods, and more. Take a fun-filled tour of all there is to discover in Connecticut.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467738576
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/01/2015
Series: Our Great States Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 710L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Rebecca Rissman has written more than 200 children's books about history, culture, science, and art. She lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband and daughter, and enjoys hiking, yoga, and cooking.

Table of Contents

Connecticut Welcomes You! 4

Dinosaur Tracks! 6

Mashantucket Pequot Museum 8

Connecticut Science Center 10

The Mark Twain House & Museum 12

Mystic Seaport 14

Thimble Island 16

Amazing State Parks 18

Old Wethersfield 20

New Haven Museum 22

Beardsley Zoo 24

Connecticut [$$$] 26

Connecticut Facts 28

Glossary 30

Further Information 31

Index 32

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