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Stranded in the Sierra Nevada : The Story of the Donner Party (Paperback) (Danielle Smith-Llera)

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Imagine leaving your home and moving across the country to a new life on the unknown frontier. That's exactly what members of the Donner Party were trying to do in the mid-1800s when they traveled out west, chasing their dreams of a better life. But instead, many were destined to meet a cruel fate. Lively language, historical illustrations, and primary source journal entries from members of the Donner Party help readers feel as if they were a part of the journey. Meets Common Core critical thinking standards, and provides strong ties to social studies standards on westward expansion.
Imagine leaving your home and moving across the country to a new life on the unknown frontier. That's exactly what members of the Donner Party were trying to do in the mid-1800s when they traveled out west, chasing their dreams of a better life. But instead, many were destined to meet a cruel fate. Lively language, historical illustrations, and primary source journal entries from members of the Donner Party help readers feel as if they were a part of the journey. Meets Common Core critical thinking standards, and provides strong ties to social studies standards on westward expansion.
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: Fact Finders
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Capstone Pr Inc
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Danielle Smith-Llera
Language: English
Street Date: August 1, 2015
TCIN: 21570370
UPC: 9781491449127
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-6962
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