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.
Sam the Minuteman
Author: Nathaniel Benchley
Illustrations by Arnold Lobel
Period: Revolutionary War, 1775 Massachusetts; Fiction
An I Can Read Beginning Reader, Level 3
Warned by Paul Revere, young Sam, his father, and the other minutemen in Lexington, Massachusetts, rush to prepare for the arrival of the British. At their first encounter with the soldiers, Sam's best friend is injured. Learning to stay hidden, the minutemen's second encounter with the British drives them off. Experience the start of the American Revolution through a young boy's eyes.