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Using a wheelchair / by Harriet Brundle.

Brundle, Harriet. (Author).
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Series Information

Human body helpers

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534529588
  • Physical Description: 1 electronic text (24 p.) : col. ill.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : KidHaven Pub., 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title proper from title frame.
Includes index.
Includes glossary.
Formatted Contents Note:
Your bones -- What is a wheelchair? -- Why might I need a wheelchair? -- How do wheelchairs work? -- What happens at the hospital? -- What to expect -- Dos and don'ts -- Life after your wheelchair.
Summary, etc.:
"Colorful illustrated characters serve as friendly guides in this exploration of what life is like for someone who uses a wheelchair. The age-appropriate text encourages readers to develop empathy for people with disabilities and people who have been injured and need the use of a wheelchair. The text also serves as an important resource for young people who use a wheelchair and want to understand more about how the device works. Educational fact boxes and a detailed glossary of important terms provide additional understanding to help young learners grasp the science and technology behind this topic"--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note:
K-3 Medialog, Inc.
Grade 2-3.
Years 7-9.
Grade 2-4.
M Guided Reading Level.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR Lower Grades 4.2 0.5 quiz: 500890
Original Version Note:
Original version: 9781534529571 (lib.)
Original version: 9781534529557 (pbk.)
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Wheelchairs > Juvenile literature.
Bones > Wounds and injuries > Juvenile literature.
Fractures in children > Juvenile literature.

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