You Wouldn't Want To Set 3

You Wouldn't Want To Set 3

National School Products


Grades: 4-7

Engage readers with this bestselling reading series fi lled with humor, entertaining sidebars to pique curiosity and learn about important historical events. This series puts readers in the character’s shoes and challenges students to make decisions to survive and succeed in historical times. It’s not an easy life! 

Anesthesia? Ha! Antibiotics? Surely you jest! Try leeching, covering wounds with boiling oil, and the harrowing amputation of limbs. Welcome to a surgeon’s life in Elizabethan England! This hilarious series revels in the darker side of life in other times, bringing something unusual to the study of history—humor. Even the most reluctant reader is drawn in by the gruesome details, complete with hilarious illustrations, captions, and sidebars that leave no doubt— students simply wouldn't want to be there!

RL 4.4-6.4. Lexile levels 770L -990L

Set of 9 books. Accelerated Reader® titles. Paperback, 32 pages each.

Includes You Wouldn’t Want to...

  • Be at the Boston Tea Party
  • Be on the First Submarine
  • Sail with Christopher Columbus
  • Be a 19th Century Coal Miner
  • Be a Polar Explorer
  • Be on the First Flying Machine
  • Be a World War II Pilot
  • Explore with Marco Polo
  • Be a Skyscraper Builder