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Grace for President

This title is a part of the series Weston Woods Fall 2016 New Releases


Catalogue Number:  WW2750
Producer:  Weston Woods
Subject:  American History, Children's Stories, Civics, Guidance, Language Arts, Social Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  PreK - 2, 3 - 5
Country Of Origin:  United States
Copyright Year:  2016
Running Time:  11
Closed Captions:  Yes


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Based on the book by Kelly DiPucchio, illustrated by LeUyen Pham (Hyperion Books) - 
 
When Grace’s teacher reveals that the United States has never had a female president, Grace decides to be the first. She starts off her political career as a candidate in the school’s mock election. Her popular opponent claims to be the best man for the job. So Grace decides the only thing to do is concentrate on being the best person.

In this timely story, author Kelly DiPucchio not only gives readers a fun introduction to the American electoral system but also teaches them the value of hard work, courage, and independent thought.

Narrated by Anika Noni Rose with music by Scotty Huff.
Animated by Galen Fott.  

Our Read-Along feature allows children to follow each word as it is simultaneously narrated and highlighted on the screen, strengthening vocabulary, comprehension and fluency.

DVD offers three options: Read-Along, closed-caption subtitles or no text at all.    

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