Synopsis: Sam Gribley doesn't want to live in the crowded city anymore. With brothers and sisters, his parent's apartment was overcrowded. He decides to search for the family farmland in the Catskill Mountains and learn to live off the land. Through trial and error, Sam learns how to survive. In the process, he learns a lot about himself. Read on and learn what it takes to survive in the wild.
This print and use workbook is a child-directed literature study that requires no teacher or parental prep time.
The format is an exciting new approach to studying literature. Each page engages the student in many interesting activities. Children will explore new vocabulary in its context and answer questions that involve them in the story. Learners reflect on their own experiences to better understand those of the characters. This process ensures full comprehension of the novel. Additional activities involve illustrating, sequencing, analyzing characters, and point of view.
The literature study concludes with an organized and detailed book summary. A simple rubric is included for grading the book summary.
Get involved with the story and become a better reader.
Total Pages: 47