Miriam Colt's diary, Heading West, gives the reader a first-person view of life on the plains as a covered wagon train travels to their new home. Included in this unit are:
- Focus Questions for every diary entry, with answer keys,
- Word Study page with spelling ladder,
- Creative writing assignment to augment the diary,
- Writing/Discussion prompts,
- Teacher Suggestions.
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