This thirty-three page photo essay lesson contains original photos depicting life in the midwest during the 1950s. The accompanying text relates, from a child's point of view, the joys found in simple pleasures of everyday life during this era. This true-to-life book is sure to hold the interest of all ages. Children will relate to the family activities and implied values. Adults are sure to recall similar incidents from their own childhood.
The descriptive text makes this perfect for a classroom read-aloud or guided reading and discussion.
An accompanying study guide is available at Teachers Pay Teachers in this author's store.
The book, with its original black and white photos of this period in American history, is available as a Word document and ready to print.
A high-quality, print copy of the book is available for purchase at under ten dollars on Lulu.com. Multiple copies are available on request.