Students gain insights and knowledge of the immigration experience to the Canadian prairies in the early 1900's with the study of this novel. The harsh life of settlers on the Canadian prairies is realistically depicted in this narrative of a family immigrating to Canada from Iowa in 1915. They struggle with the land, the elements and the loneliness to build a life, establish friendships, and develop a sense of belonging. Included in this novel study package: story background and input suggestions, comprehension and vocabulary activities for each chapter, follow-up activities, internet integration, and answer key.
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