Equal Pay is part of the Work Issues series, which deals with aspects of work today in the USA. They share a common format of a short story, followed by an article on the subject of the book and some activities. Suggestions for more activities are included in the Teacher's Guide (590-0050).
Equal Pay introduces the idea of equal (and unequal) pay and sex discrimination in the workplace through a short story, followed by an article that outlines the facts about equal pay and remedies for people who have been subject to unequal pay. The series are suitable for use as beginner readers or as the starting point for thematic group work.
|Peppercorn Book Number: 590-0002|
|Publisher: New Readers Press|
|Series: Today's World: Work Issues|
|Illustrator: Gary Gray|
|Illustrated: b&w drawings|
|Place of Publication: Syracuse, NY|
|Year of Publication: 1994|
|Reader Level: Beginner 1|
|Size: 4 x 6.5 inches, portrait|
|Length: 32 pages|