BOOK - Going West, The Pioneer Adventure
Soft-Cover, Illustrated, Chapter Book
374 Pages, 60 Chapters
This the perfect pioneer story for children in the 3rd and 4th grade who are studying the Pioneer History of America. Teachers love this book as it engages students, helping them be enthusiastic to learn more.
In the year 1852 the American Pioneer migration to California was in full swing. Thousands of folks, hoping to fulfill a dream in a new land, journeyed westward to make a better life for their families.
This true story is told from the perspective of a twelve-year-old girl who experienced the trail first hand, seeing death and disease, getting to know the Native Americans, watching tragedy, as well as being a part of the joyful times along the trail.
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