Author: Rebecca Gilleland
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 Josefina Story Quilt
Author: Eleanor Coerr
Period: Western US, 1850; Fiction
An I Can Read Beginning Reader, Level 3
Faith and her family are headed for California, and her pet hen, Josefina, comes along. Too tough to eat and too old to lay eggs, Josefina surprises everyone when she lays eggs and becomes their watchdog. Faith carefully records each happening in a quilt block for remembering. When they reach California, the quilt is finished, and Faith will never forget her Josefina.