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She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World

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This title is a part of the series Weston Woods Fall 2018 New Releases


Catalogue Number:  WW3031
Producer:  Weston Woods
Subject:  American History, Biography, Black History, Character Education, Children's Stories, Guidance, Language Arts, Social Studies, Women's Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  PreK - 2, 3 - 5
Country Of Origin:  United States
Copyright Year:  2018
Running Time:  12 mins
Closed Captions:  Yes


DVD Price:  $95.00
Hardcover Book/CD:  $39.95
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Book by Chelsea Clinton, ill. by Alexandra Boiger (Philomel) 
 
Chelsea Clinton celebrates thirteen American women who helped shape our country through their tenacity, sometimes through speaking out, sometimes by staying seated, sometimes by captivating an audience. They all certainly persisted.
 
This book features: Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Clara Lemlich, Nellie Bly, Virginia Apgar, Maria Tallchief, Claudette Colvin, Ruby Bridges, Margaret Chase Smith, Sally Ride, Florence Griffith Joyner, Oprah Winfrey, Sonia Sotomayor—and one special cameo.
 
Includes an interview with author Chelsea Clinton.    

Animated.

NOTE:
Each new DVD now includes Video Description, a secondary audio track containing additional descriptive narration for improved accessibility for the blind and visually impaired as well as our Read-Along feature which allows children to follow each word as it is simultaneously narrated and highlighted on the screen, strengthening vocabulary, comprehension and fluency.
 
DVDs now offer four options:
Read-Along, closed-caption subtitles, no text at all and descriptive narration.


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