This novel is set in Newfoundland in 19th century when settlers were coming to the island. It takes readers through the toil of living in a a new land. Teachers can use this as a novel in Social Studies classes.
This teachers resource contains numerous activities that can be used with high school students. They are aligned to the common core standards. There are comprehension questions and vocabulary for each chapter along with answers.
With 50 extension activities there is something for every student to demonstrate mastery of the objectives of the ELA curriculum. Activities include creative writing, word study, elements of the novel, grammar and research.