The Farmer Boy Student Guide consists of lessons for the 29 chapters of Farmer Boy each containing reading notes, vocabulary work, comprehension questions, questions for discussion, and enrichment activities. The appendix contains biographical information on Laura Ingalls Wilder, an explanation of 19th century primers, descriptions of farm machinery and clothing of the 1800s, a recipe for Bird’s Nest Pudding, and two poems. The answers are contained in The Farmer Boy Teacher Guide.
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