This second grade leveled reader entitled "Robert Fulton - Steamboat Inventor" provides a brief history of Robert Fulton's life and his love for invention. Steamboats, a submarine, and canal systems were some of the projects he worked on during his lifetime. Students will build their vocabulary and improve their reading comprehension while learning interesting facts in this story.
This book comes with four accompanying worksheet pages which reinforce literacy skills involving reading, language, spelling, and writing. Specific concepts, skills, and vocabulary targeted in the book are listed on the first page of the three-page story.
This is one book in the original series of leveled books which I have written which incorporate the Fountas and Pinnell leveled vocabulary, Rebecca Sitton spelling words, and common core curriculum standards for grades K-6 in the United States.
This book is included in the collection Level M - Set 3 which includes 6 books: Robert Fulton – Steamboat Inventor; The Food Pyramid; The Queen who Liked to Fret; The Surprise Party; W.E.B. DuBois – Standing Up for Civil Rights; and Washing a Car.
There are 20 books (combination of fiction and non-fiction) per level A-U (Kindergarten through 5th grade reading) for a total of 420 books. There are 8 books per level V-Y (6th grade reading) for a total of 32 more books. More books and sets of books will be posted each month.