Book Links are individual literature units that combine real books with suggested activities. Each packet includes the book and a pocket folder that contains teaching directions, suggested multi-sensory activities, and blackline reproducibles. The goal is to provide guided experience in reading, enjoying, and analyzing real books. Written from a Christian perspective, if focuses on scriptural applications that help build character and discernment. Whenever possible, connections are made to other subject areas. For use with BJUP's Reading 3.
The story line: Jenny Wren, a welfare child, comes to stay with an old farmer and his wife despite the misgivings of some officials. At first silent and distrusting, Jenny warms to the Logans, learning from them about logging, farming, and love. When confronted with a change too hard for her to accept, however, Jenny runs away. When she wants to go back, she finds that she has done more damage than she had thought. Now her home may change again, but Jenny learns the most important thing of all.
Book Links: Jenny Wren - Set
Publisher: BJU Press
Author: Dawn L. Watkins
Grade 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Topic:Reading - Reading Skills and Comprehension