The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best experience. Please click Accept Cookies to continue to use the site.

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson - E-Guide

(1 review) Write a Review
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson unit study guide for literature, from a Christian perspective

Click here for a sample section of the guide!

In the year 1947, Shirley Temple Wong and her mother receive a letter from her father. He asks them to come and join him in New York City where he has been working and preparing a home for them. New York is a long way from Chungking, China, but Shirley is excited that her family will be together again at last. Shirley has difficulty adjusting to life in a new country, with its new customs and languages. When she discovers baseball and learns about Jackie Robinson, the first black american to play in the major leagues, Shirley begins to understand how America is truly a land of opportunity.

An ALA Notable 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.

Recommended Grade Level:
China and New York, 1947
Study Guide Author:
Andrew Clausen
For the Book By:
Bette Bao Lord
Study Guide Page Count:
64 pages
Available to download for 1 year from date of purchase or until maximum download allowance is reached (whichever occurs first). Once downloaded, back the file up onto a Recordable CD or USB drive for safekeeping. Progeny Press retains the right to refuse replacement of lost or damaged products and/or files.

1 Review Hide Reviews Show Reviews

  • 5
    We truly enjoyed this book

    Posted by Kristina M. on 26th Jan 2015

    We truly enjoyed this book and the activity book has been wonderful. It has thought provoking questions and purposeful vocabulary activities. We lived having immediate access to the book!