Recommended Grades: 4-8
Another great picture book biography, this one details key moments in the life of Satchel Paige.
Biography Mentor Text/Civil Rights: Read aloud Satchel Paige. Discuss the implications civil rights had on baseball. Was Satchel Paige able to overcome the restrictions placed on him as a black man? Pair this with We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball
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