by Kim A. Howe, M.S.
Experience life on the Great Plains in the late 19th century. Learn how one family comes to appreciate the uniqueness of others and the environment. Explore the elements of a story, the characteristics of historical fiction, the features of persuasive writing, and the steps of the writing process.
This online unit is designed to be used in conjunction with the social studies unit The Land but can also be used as a standalone literature unit.