People Who Make a Difference: Sets 1 ? 2
Actors, athletes, musicians, and other famous people are often in the news for their accomplishments, but some of them have also made headlines for the work they're doing to make the world a better place. Readers are introduced to the stories of these inspirational figures?from LeBron James to Lady Gaga. As they discover the work these people have done to make a difference, they're encouraged to make their own mark on the world using their unique talents. These engaging biographies are enhanced with graphic organizers and photographs of these role models in action.
Key features of each volume:
• Quote boxes that feature inspirational words from the biographical subject
• A detailed list of achievable ways young people can be more like these role models
• Each figure is carefully chosen to appeal to a wide range of readers with interests in subjects as varied as sports, pop music, government, hip-hop, movies, and technology