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Sign of the Beaver, The - E-Guide

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Twelve year-old Matt and his father have come to Maine territory to clear land and build a home for their family. After the two of them build a log cabin, Matt's father returns to Massachusetts to bring back the rest of the family: Matt's mother, his sister, and a new baby. While his father is gone, Matt stays alone in the cabin to guard their home and care for the corn. Matt knows that he will get lonely without his father and his family, but he expects to enjoy his independence and freedom. What he does not expect, however, is the arrival of a white stranger who is both friendly and treacherous. When the stranger disappears - along with his father's gun - Matt now faces much greater danger, and discovers the challenge of acquiring enough food for himself without a gun. After a series of mishaps leaves Matt dependent on the tribe of neighboring Indians, he discovers the problems of communicating with, depending upon, and understanding people from a different culture. The Indian boy, Attean, will teach Matt ways to survive and what true friendship is.

Newbery Honor Book.

Our Interactive Study Guide will open with Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.0+. You may still print off the study guide just as before. But with the interactive files, students have the capability of entering their answers directly on the computer and saving their work in progress.

The Sign of the Beaver unit study guide for literature, from a Christian perspective
SKU:
308DWNLD
Availability:
Immediately
Recommended Grade Level:
5-7
Setting:
Maine, 1763
Study Guide Author:
Lisa Leep
For the Book By:
Elizabeth George Speare
Study Guide Page Count:
54 pages
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    The Sign of the Beaver

    Posted by melanie m. on 26th Dec 2016

    This is such a wonderful guide. I have appreciated the organization of the chapters as well as the sections that go deeper with Biblical principles.