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Marco Polo

Marco Polo

Written by Edward Alan Kurtz

About the Resource:

This world would not have been the way it is without the many explorers that helped discover new lands and invent new paths. Learn about Marco Polo, one of the most famous explorers of all times; who he was, his early years, achievements, and how the world remembers him.

For Ages: 7 to 9 years | 9 to 11 years

Categories: Famous Explorers | History

Reading Level: Level 3 - Intermediate Readers

Interactive Features: What Is This? | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Read Along Book

Resource Grade: Grade 3

Keywords: Explorer, Marco, Polo



Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.1
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.2
Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.3
Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.4
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.7
Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).

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