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Amelia Earhart

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"Women must try to do things as men have tried. "

When she was eight years old, Amelia Earhart built a roller coaster and "flew" through the air.  She loved to watch daredevil pilots fly loops in the sky.  Amelia decided to pilot a plane herself, and became one of the first women to learn to fly.  She broke flight records and in 1932 was the first woman to fly across the At
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ebook, 80 pages
Published February 29th 2012 by Yearling (first published November 1st 1991)
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Katelan Mccullum
I chose to use this book as an informational book to integrate with a social studies lesson on great discoveries in our history. I think it is important that children are exposed to information and great discoveries of the past. This particular book not only gives information about Amelia Earhart, but also information about how life and technology was during this particular time period (1900's). Students should be aware of how far we have come in society from many years ago up until now. This bo ...more
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Jan 14, 2009 Aziza rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Amelia Earhart bounced in the air and turned some result as her home made roller coaster hit the ground. But she still through it was so fun. Also I’ so happy about this because the book is about the pilot who became the first woman to fly alone across the Atlantic Ocean and the first woman to receive the Distinguished Flying Cross. Isn’t it great thing when a women become a pilot and I think by reading this book it is making me to become a pilot.
Joshua Leth
Feb 27, 2013 Joshua Leth rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Really like this book!
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