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A Pioneer Sampler: The Daily Life of a Pioneer Family in 1840

Author: Barbara Greenwood

Item #: J184

Level: Grade 3

Class: Paperback

Price: $20.95

From maple-sugaring to coursing bees, this book weaves the life of the fictional Robertson family with diagrams and step-by-step instructions for how these activities were accomplished.

A Pioneer Sampler is a book for the middle-grade research shelf. Recommended for children aged 8 through 12, the book can be used by teachers and students in a variety of ways.

~The handy index provides guidance for the student seeking specific information.
~The sequential trip through the seasons offers a method of comparing seasonal activities, then and now.
~A glossary provides clear definitions of period words.