Imagine wearing a coat made from rags. Probably doesn't sound like something you would see in the latest fashion magazine! Now imagine you are a little girl without a coat and you are given one made with scraps of fabric that played a role in the lives of many of your friends and family. It would be like wrapping yourself in a warm quilt each day. Learn more about this little girl and her rag coat when you read the heartwarming story, The Rag Coat by Lauren Mills and complete a lapbook with the Project Pack, The Girl in the Rag Coat. In this Project Pack, you will find a 6-page Research Guide dedicated to the story, including questions to ask your student, a mini-research guide about quilting, coal mining, Appalachia, and a vocabulary list. Next, you will find 24 hands-on activities that correspond to the story and the guide. What a great way to wrap up your winter studies, with our Literature Unit, The Girl in the Rag Coat.