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Gertrude Berg - Level 2 |Her career started while she was growing up in the Catskills Mountains, where she would entertain the guests at the Fleischmann resort her parents managed. As an adult, her career took off from the radio show called The Rise of the Goldbergs (1929-1946), in which she played a Jewish mother.

Gertrude Berg - Level 2

Gertrude Berg - Level 2 |Her career started while she was growing up in the Catskills Mountains, where she would entertain the guests at the Fleischmann resort her parents managed. As an adult, her career took off from the radio show called The Rise of the Goldbergs (1929-1946), in which she played a Jewish mother.

Gertrude Berg - Level 2 |Tillie Edelstein, known to the world as Gertrude Berg, was a Jewish-American star and writer of radio, stage, and television shows. She was born on October 3, 1899, in East Harlem, New York. The Goldbergs, Delaware County, Teacher Assistant, Reading Lessons, Writer, Stage, October, York, American

Gertrude Berg - Level 2

Gertrude Berg - Level 2 |Tillie Edelstein, known to the world as Gertrude Berg, was a Jewish-American star and writer of radio, stage, and television shows. She was born on October 3, 1899, in East Harlem, New York.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4 |Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on January 11, 1755 or 57 in Nevis, West Indies.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4 |Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on January 11, 1755 or 57 in Nevis, West Indies.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4 |Hamilton’s footprints in the history of the United States are extensive and awe-inducing. He wrote 51 of the 85 Federalist Papers and was one of the 39 men to sign the United States Constitution in 1787. He laid the foundations for the Coast Guard, developed our currency system, founded The Bank of New York, and established the New York Evening Post. Close Reading Lessons, United States Constitution, Guided Reading Levels, Teacher Assistant, Reading Comprehension Passages, Alexander Hamilton, Coast Guard, Founding Fathers

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4 |Hamilton’s footprints in the history of the United States are extensive and awe-inducing. He wrote 51 of the 85 Federalist Papers and was one of the 39 men to sign the United States Constitution in 1787. He laid the foundations for the Coast Guard, developed our currency system, founded The Bank of New York, and established the New York Evening Post.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4 |Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on January 11, 1755 or 57 in Nevis, West Indies.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4

Alexander Hamilton - Level 4 |Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on January 11, 1755 or 57 in Nevis, West Indies.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 3 |Hamilton’s footprints in the history of the United States are extensive and awe-inducing. He wrote 51 of the 85 Federalist Papers and was one of the 39 men to sign the United States Constitution in 1787. He laid the foundations for the Coast Guard, developed our currency system, founded The Bank of New York, and established the New York Evening Post.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 3

Alexander Hamilton - Level 3 |Hamilton’s footprints in the history of the United States are extensive and awe-inducing. He wrote 51 of the 85 Federalist Papers and was one of the 39 men to sign the United States Constitution in 1787. He laid the foundations for the Coast Guard, developed our currency system, founded The Bank of New York, and established the New York Evening Post.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 2 |Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on January 11, 1755 or 57 in Nevis, West Indies. Close Reading Lessons, United States Constitution, Guided Reading Levels, Teacher Assistant, Reading Comprehension Passages, Alexander Hamilton, Coast Guard, Founding Fathers

Alexander Hamilton - Level 2

Alexander Hamilton - Level 2 |Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on January 11, 1755 or 57 in Nevis, West Indies.

Romare Bearden - Level 1 |Romare Bearden was an African-American artist and one of the leading influencers in the world of art during his time. He was born on September 2, 1911, in Charlotte, North Carolina. During his brilliant career, Romare was well known in the art world for his explicit collages and photomontages. African American Artist, American Artists, Romare Bearden, Teacher Assistant, September 2, Reading Lessons, Art World, North Carolina, Charlotte

Romare Bearden - Level 1

Romare Bearden - Level 1 |Romare Bearden was an African-American artist and one of the leading influencers in the world of art during his time. He was born on September 2, 1911, in Charlotte, North Carolina. During his brilliant career, Romare was well known in the art world for his explicit collages and photomontages.

Romare Bearden - Level 1 |Romare Bearden was an African-American artist and one of the leading influencers in the world of art during his time. He was born on September 2, 1911, in Charlotte, North Carolina. During his brilliant career, Romare was well known in the art world for his explicit collages and photomontages. African American Artist, American Artists, Romare Bearden, Teacher Assistant, Saturday Evening Post, September 2, Reading Lessons, Level 3, Esquire

Romare Bearden - Level 1

Romare Bearden - Level 1 |Romare Bearden was an African-American artist and one of the leading influencers in the world of art during his time. He was born on September 2, 1911, in Charlotte, North Carolina. During his brilliant career, Romare was well known in the art world for his explicit collages and photomontages.

Peter Stuyvesant - Level 1 |On March 14, 1648, Stuyvesant passed a law granting settlers the right to move uptown to a new village called “Nieuw Haarlem”, which is known as Harlem today. His legacy is still present in New York City with various places named after him. Stuyvesant High School, Stuyvesant Town, Teacher Assistant, New Amsterdam, Lower Manhattan, Place Names, New York City, Law, March

Peter Stuyvesant - Level 1

Peter Stuyvesant - Level 1 |On March 14, 1648, Stuyvesant passed a law granting settlers the right to move uptown to a new village called “Nieuw Haarlem”, which is known as Harlem today. His legacy is still present in New York City with various places named after him.

Peter Stuyvesant - Level 1 |Peter Stuyvesant was born in 1610, in Holland, Netherlands, and was a significant figure in the early history of New York City. He arrived in New Amsterdam on May 11, 1647, and was appointed the Director-General. Stuyvesant High School, Stuyvesant Town, Holland Netherlands, Teacher Assistant, 2 Peter, New Amsterdam, Reading Lessons, Lower Manhattan, Place Names

Peter Stuyvesant - Level 1

Peter Stuyvesant - Level 1 |Peter Stuyvesant was born in 1610, in Holland, Netherlands, and was a significant figure in the early history of New York City. He arrived in New Amsterdam on May 11, 1647, and was appointed the Director-General.

Jackie "Moms" Mabley - Level 2 |Loretta Mary Aiken, known to the world as Jackie "Moms" Mabley was an African-American comedian born on March 19, 1894, in Brevard, North Carolina. Apollo Theater, Teacher Assistant, White Plains, Heart Failure, Cotton Club, Reading Lessons, Cleveland Ohio, Level 3, Comedians

Jackie "Moms" Mabley - Level 2

Jackie "Moms" Mabley - Level 2 |Loretta Mary Aiken, known to the world as Jackie "Moms" Mabley was an African-American comedian born on March 19, 1894, in Brevard, North Carolina.

Eubie Blake - Level 1 |Eubie Blake was a famous African-American ragtime pianist who was born on February 7, 1887, in Baltimore Maryland. As a young child, Blake showed natural musical talent and his mother encouraged him to learn to play the organ and piano with the hopes he would work as a musician and play in local churches. Famous African Americans, Cypress Hill, Baltimore Maryland, Music Lessons, Cemetery, Piano, Brooklyn, Musicals, Broadway

Eubie Blake - Level 1

Eubie Blake - Level 1 |Eubie Blake was a famous African-American ragtime pianist who was born on February 7, 1887, in Baltimore Maryland. As a young child, Blake showed natural musical talent and his mother encouraged him to learn to play the organ and piano with the hopes he would work as a musician and play in local churches.

Jackie "Moms" Mabley - Level 2 |Loretta Mary Aiken, known to the world as Jackie "Moms" Mabley was an African-American comedian born on March 19, 1894, in Brevard, North Carolina. Jackie’s childhood was difficult, and at 14, she ran away to Cleveland, Ohio. There, she joined a traveling vaudeville show called Butterbeans and Susie, and the rest is history. African American Artist, American Artists, Saint Raymond, Romare Bearden, Apollo Theater, Rhapsody In Blue, Bless The Child, Teacher Assistant, Duke Ellington

Jackie "Moms" Mabley - Level 2

Jackie "Moms" Mabley - Level 2 |Loretta Mary Aiken, known to the world as Jackie "Moms" Mabley was an African-American comedian born on March 19, 1894, in Brevard, North Carolina. Jackie’s childhood was difficult, and at 14, she ran away to Cleveland, Ohio. There, she joined a traveling vaudeville show called Butterbeans and Susie, and the rest is history.

Harlem Riot 1935 - Level 1 |The Harlem Riot of 1935 started on March 19 of the same year, in Kress Five and Dime. It started off when a 16-year-old Lino Rivera, was caught trying to steal a 10-cent pocketknife. Mrs. Margaret Mitchell witnessed Rivera being caught by two store employees and taken back to the store, presumably to be reprimanded. Margaret Mitchell, Two Store, Reading Lessons, Take Back, Level 3, 16 Year Old, Factors, Police, March

Harlem Riot 1935 - Level 1

Harlem Riot 1935 - Level 1 |The Harlem Riot of 1935 started on March 19 of the same year, in Kress Five and Dime. It started off when a 16-year-old Lino Rivera, was caught trying to steal a 10-cent pocketknife. Mrs. Margaret Mitchell witnessed Rivera being caught by two store employees and taken back to the store, presumably to be reprimanded.

Alexander Hamilton - Level 1 | Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on January 11, 1755 or 57 in Nevis, West Indies. Close Reading Lessons, United States Constitution, Guided Reading Levels, Teacher Assistant, Reading Comprehension Passages, Alexander Hamilton, Coast Guard, Founding Fathers

Alexander Hamilton - Level 1

Alexander Hamilton - Level 1 | Alexander Hamilton was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the 1st United States Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on January 11, 1755 or 57 in Nevis, West Indies.