Each set 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.
The book is for ages 7-9, but it is used as a read-aloud in BJUP's 1st grade reading program.
Sarah Goodwin can hardly wait for her first day of school to begin. "I'll have a girlfriend at last," she thinks. But when she reaches the one-room schoolhouse on Yonder Mountain, she finds nothing but boys, boys, and boys! How will Sarah get along with the boys on Yonder Mountain? Will she make new friends? Will she forgive Lijah and Trace for what happens to her doll? Will her prayer for another girl on Yonder Mountain be answered?
Book Links: On Yonder Mountain - Set
Publisher: BJU Press
Grade 2, 3, 4
Topic: Reading - Reading Skills and Comprehension