A warm read, and introductory look at the efforts of those trying to help the orphaned children in the big cities of America.
Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin is a fun read-aloud by favorite author Marguerite Henry.
In Grandma’s Attic is a series of books by Arleta Richardson that touch base with life in the 19th century.
Album of Horses by Marguerite Henry is a wonderful introduction to different horse breeds, written by the beloved author of Misty of Chincoteague.
Kansas has its own tall tale to rival Paul Bunyan: warm-hearted Johnny Kaw! We love the story of Johnny Kaw: A Tall Tale, about a fictional Kansas settler recommended in our Kansas Unit Study. This illustrated version by Devin Scillian is currently free to read through Kindle Unlimited. If you have never tried Kindle Unlimited […]
If you are looking for fun read-alouds, try the Little House on the Prairie and Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder.
The Night Before Christmas and Other Popular Stories for Children is a free eBook with 16 cute short stories and poems for children.
If you are looking for a fun read-aloud over the holidays, try The Boxcar Children series by Gertrude Chandler Warner.
Poems (1921) | Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)
The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder ~ Review — The locations and landscapes encountered and detailed in the Little House books.
Mountain Interval (1916) | Robert Frost (1874–1963)
Through the Looking-Glass (1871) | Lewis Carroll (1832–1898)