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I am Sacagawea review ´ 103 Ó We can all be heroes That’s the inspiring message of this New York Times bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer Meet the series’ first Native American hero Sacagawea the Shoshone woman who accompanied Lewis and Clark’s expedition through the Louisiana Purchase Each picture booWe can all be heroes That’s the inspiring message of this New York Times bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer Meet the series’ first Native American hero Sacagawea the Shoshone woman who accompanied Lewis and Clark’s expedition through the Louisiana Purc. Another great edition to the Ordinary People Change the World series I am Sacagawea gives great insight and details to the life of this young woman What is most important about this book is its message Young girls of all ages can be inspired by this book when they understand that a teenager who once was overlooked became one of the most well known names in American history She was courageous fierce kind intelligent and so much Even as an adult woman it was great to read a story about another woman who brought about so much change when the world usually doubted her ability to accomplish anything outside of stereotypical duties There is much to learn from this book in a historical and social sense There were various aspects of the life of Sacagawea that I wasn't familiar with including the fact that she had a child so young and then had to take that child with her on the journey I wasn't aware of the fact that she originally served as a translator and also a navigator I also wasn't aware of the fact that she was able to reunite with her brother who became chief of their tribe In addition to an excellent story I found the artwork to be superb It was nicely illustrated and it included enough text that it wasn't completely overwhelming If you haven't checked out this book or any of the books in the series I would recommend getting them They are AMAZING

Brad Meltzer ✓ 3 review

Hase Each picture book in this series is a biography of a significant historical figure told in a simple conversation vivacious way and always focusing on a character trait that makes the person a role model for kids The heroes are depicted as children throughout telling their life stories in first pers. Love this series A wonderful tribute to Sacagawea a female Native American teen whose assistance in history is awe inspiring

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I am SacagaweaOn present tense which keeps the books playful and accessible to young children And each book ends with a line of encouragement a uote photos a timeline and a source list Here readers will learn the story of Sacagawea and her journey as a translator with Lewis and Clark’s expedition to the Pacific Oce. Solid story as much biographical information as is readily available and none of the unfair bits were glossed over Yes it's for kids but kids deserve to know that Sacagawea wasn't married by choice that she didn't have a child or go on the expedition by choice and that she didn't have a voice until she proved her worth to men who didn't know any better but should have