The Boxcar Children is an adorable, classic novel to add to your homeschool routine. This novel unit will provide you with optional activities, crafts, and library topics to enrich the novel topics and themes.
The focus for this unit is "Experience it in the home..." The unit is designed so that you can add simple discussions, recipes, meals, and outdoor play to your day to day life while reading this book. These are related to the events in each chapter and provide a way for you to live out the book and experience it as a family...simply and easily.
There are also additional activities that you can choose to add on as you please. This would be for you to "Experience it across multiple subjects..." This may include crafts, science experiments, math activities or writing. These are all optional and can be completed at ANY time. (We know deep down the memory of a book never leaves us...save these for when it best suits your family)
The novel unit is broken down by each chapter. Every chapter guide includes the following:
-Library topics to add optional books to your study
Everything is OPTIONAL! No required book list. No required supplies. This unit is so flexible. Pick and choose what works for your family. Most importantly have fun with it. Learn together from the character experiences. Enjoy digging deeper into a novel.