Books to Build on: A Grade-by-grade Resource Guide for Parents and Teachers

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Eric Donald Hirsch, John Holdren
Delta, 1996 - Education - 361 pages
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The hugely successful Core Knowledge Series has told the parents of first- through sixth-graders what they need to know. Now this essential companion volume helps those parents finds the books and other resources that will allow their children to learn even more about their favorite subjects.

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After looking through many book lists I had come to the conclusion that many authors believe children will only read the equivalent of literary junk food (some lists even have recommendations for ... Read full review

About the author (1996)

E. D. Hirsch, Jr., is an emeritus professor at the University of Virginia and the author of The Knowledge Deficit, The Schools We Need, and the bestselling Cultural Literacy and the Dictionary of Cultural Literacy. He and his wife, Polly, live in Charlottesville, Virginia, where they raised their three children.

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