Little House on the Prairie
The adventures continue for Laura Ingalls and her family as they leave their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and set out for Kansas. They travel for many days in their covered wagon until they find the best spot to build their little house on the prairie. Soon they are planting and... show more
The adventures continue for Laura Ingalls and her family as they leave their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and set out for Kansas. They travel for many days in their covered wagon until they find the best spot to build their little house on the prairie. Soon they are planting and plowing, hunting wild ducks and turkeys, and gathering grass for their cows. Sometimes pioneer life is hard, but Laura and her folks are always busy and happy in their new little house.
Publish date: October 14th 1953
Pages no: 335
Edition language: English
, Historical Fiction
, Middle Grade
Series: Little House (#2)
It took me two tries to get through this one. It was just so much more boring and racist than Little House in the Big Woods. I only "finished" because I skipped the malaria and Native American parts.
Another one of my favorite series! This series is set in the American Western Pioneer days and observes the life of the Ingalls family. The Lexile level is 600L. I would use this in a 4th or 5th grade classroom. I would start off by discussing what the Homestead Act is and what pioneers needed to st...
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Hi everyone! Today I'm reviewing Little House On the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder. In this book the Ingalls family leave the Big Woods of Wisconsin due to the fact that so many people are moving into the woods and scaring of animals. they go of into Indian territory where many hardships await t...
This book is not the one that the TV series was based on, but is the house immediately prior to that house. It depicts the realities of a pioneer family in the 1870's. It is a more satisfying book than the first one, having more of a natural narrative arc and more conflict and peril. Despite tha...