ERIC Number: ED387798
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
"Little House on the Prairie." A Literature Unit.
Maifair, Linda Lee
Intended as a an aid to classroom teachers, this handbook presents a literature unit based on the children's book, "Little House on the Prairie" (Laura Ingalls Wilder). It begins with sample lesson plans, pre-reading activities, author information, a book summary, and vocabulary lists and suggested vocabulary activities. Next, chapters of "Little House on the Prairie" are grouped for study into 5 sections; each section includes quizzes, hands-on projects, cooperative learning activities, cross-curricular connections, and extensions into the reader/student's own life. Finally, the handbook offers culminating activities, unit test options, a bibliography of related reading, and an answer key. (SR)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Childrens Literature, Class Activities, Curriculum Enrichment, Elementary Education, Fiction, Literature Appreciation, Student Projects, Units of Study
Teacher Created Materials, Inc., P.O. Box 1040, Huntington Beach, CA 92647 (TCM539: $6.95, plus $3.50 shipping/handling; orders of $35 or over, 10% shipping/handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Little House Books (Wilder); Trade Books
Note: For other literature units in this series, see CS 215 036-039.