Author: Colleen Schreurs
Publisher: Progeny Press; loose-leaf format (in clear-front presentation folder)
Grade: Elementary School
Progeny Press Study Guides provide teachers, parents, and students with questions and comparisons from the firm, and timeless, foundation of the Bible. Their study guides deal with literature as works of art and philosophy; explain and use literary terms, and deal with plot construction; dig into why the characters act, believe, and feel as they do and examine what the Bible says in similar circumstances. Easy-to-use lessons include vocabulary exercises, comprehension and analysis, critical thinking, questions on related Biblical principles, activities, plus a complete answer key.
The Drinking Gourd
Author: F.N. Monjo
Period: Southeastern US 1851; Fiction
An I Can Read Beginning Reader, Level 3
When Tommy Fuller discovers a family of runaway slaves hidden in the barn, he learns that his father is part of the underground railroad helping slaves escape to freedom in Canada. He also learns what that freedom is worth as he protects them from discovery and waits to see if his father will come home safely.