The Laura Ingalls Wilder Companion helps eager readers experience and discover Wilder's books like never before. Author Annette Whipple encourages children to engage in pioneer activities while thinking deeper about the stories and real-life circumstances of the Ingalls and Wilder families as portrayed in the nine Little House books. This valuable companion provides brief introductions to each Little House book, chapter-by-chapter story guides, and additional information related to each of the books' content and history. “Fact vs. Fiction” sidebars tell the surprising truth about Laura Ingalls Wilder's writing, while 75 activities, crafts, and recipes encourage kids to “Live Like Laura” using easy-to-find supplies. Thoughtful questions help the reader develop appreciation and understanding for stories. Every aspiring adventurer will enjoy this walk alongside Laura from the big woods to the golden years.
|Publisher:||Chicago Review Press, Incorporated|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|Age Range:||9 Years|
About the Author
Annette Whipple holds a BS in elementary education and has taught children and adults in various settings for more than 20 years. She is the creator of online resources for fans of Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House book series and presents workshops and school programs about science, pioneer life, and Laura Ingalls Wilder. Visit her at www.annettewhipple.com. She lives in Oxford, Pennsylvania.