This study guide is designed to help students comprehend and analyze the novel by the same name. It is divided into three parts: basic comprehension questions, discussion questions that invlove more critical thinking, and extended activities and research suggestions. The answers for the questions are included.
This 1980 Caldecott Medal winner is a picture of the cycle of work on a farm. Year after year, the farmer goes through his routine, loading the harvest onto his cart, kissing his wife and family good-bye, and making the trek to town to sell his goods. He returns, and the planting process starts all over again. It is the story of hard-work and strong values. Set in New Hampshire in 1832.
The novel is sold separately.
Ox-Cart Man Progeny Study Guide
Publisher: Progeny Press
Page Count: 28
Author: Rebecca Gilleland
Age: 6, 7, 8
Grade: 1, 2, 3
Topic: Literature, Reading, Reading Comprehension, Study Guides