In this title, unwrap the lives of talented Ben & Jerry’s Homemade ice cream manufacturers, Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield! Readers will enjoy getting the scoop on these Food Dudes, beginning with their childhood in Merrick, New York. Students can follow their success story from Greenfield’s education at Oberlin College and Cohen’s job at Highland Community School to their various jobs in between. Cohen and Greenfield’s efforts to open their first scoop shop in Burlington, Vermont, and their progressive business perspectives are also highlighted. Engaging text familiarizes readers with topics of interest including Free Cone Day, One World One Heart Festival, and the Ben & Jerry Foundation. An entertaining sidebar, a helpful timeline, a glossary, and an index, supplement the historical and color photos showcased in this inspiring biography. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Publisher: Checkerboard Library
Pub Date: 01/2015
Format: Library Binding
Size: 7.80h x 7.80w x 0.40d