Level 7 Unit 1
Language Arts: Journalism


Princess of the Press: The Story of Ida B. Wells-Barnett
by Angela Shelf Medearis
A well-known journalist's story.
  The Abracadabra Kid: A Writer's Life
by Sid Fleischman
Fleischman explains how he became a famous children's author.


My First Year as a Journalist
Dianne Selditch, Ed.
True career stories.
  The Soldiers' Voice: The Story of Ernie Pyle
by Barbara O'Connor
A narrative about the Pulitzer Prize-winning war correspondent.


Sea Jellies: Rainbows in the Sea
by Elizabeth Gowell
A look at one of the sea's most unusual creatures.



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