Article Title

Building Route 66


Taran Burnett


Excellent, Toddler, Preschool, Primary, Route 66, Roads, Cars

Document Type

Book Review


How many time zones does Route 66 pass through? What year was Route 66 completely paved? These questions and many more will be answered while flipping through the pages of this book. In the beginning, an explanation of roads and their purpose is provided. Then the historical advancement of automobiles with the Model-T cars is described. The book is packed with interesting facts about the building of historic Route 66. The evolution of this route is explained simply by introducing the freeway system. Some parts of this historic road are still accessible. A short quiz tests your knowledge at the end of the book.