Scholastic Recommends: Grades K-3
American Collection: 8 Books
Children of the Earth and Sky
The Mud Pony
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush
The Rough-Face Girl
The Trail of Tears
Grades K - 3
Scholastic Recommends: Grades 4-8
and Clark: In Their Own Words
by George Sullivan
Perfect for reading and reports, this series documents important
historical figures using their own journals, art, and other primary
Every volume uses black and white photographs and historic prints
to tell the story of an important figure in American history.
A chronology, bibliography, materials for further reading, and
an index are also included to encourage students to research the
people and events in more depth.
Grades 3 - 5
Paperback, 128 pp.
Journal of Augustus Pelletier: The Lewis & Clark Expedition,
by Kathryn Lasky
Scrawny Augustus doesn't know why they take him, but when Lewis
discovers Augustus is literate, he asks him to log their discoveries.
Through Augustus' account of the journey and his emerging friendship
with guide Sacagawea, your child will learn about Lewis and Clark's
Grades 4 - 8
Hardcover, 176 pp.
by Joseph Bruchac
This captivating novel is told in alternating points of view
by Sacajawea and by explorer William Clark. A unique blend of
history and humanity provides an intimate glimpse into Sacajawea's
legendary journey at age sixteen. Married and a mother, she has
been taken from her Shoshone people and has been asked to join
Lewis and Clark in their expedition to explore the land from the
Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean. As a translator, peacemaker,
caretaker, and guide, young Sacajawea alone will make the historic
journey of Lewis and Clark possible. "Lifelike and compelling."
Grades 7 - 9
Paperback, 208 pp
American Experience Collection: 6 Books
Arilla Sun Down
The Eagle's Shadow
The Legend of Jimmy Spoon
Grades 7 - 9
Scholastic Recommends: Professional Books
Internet Activities Folder: Lewis & Clark
Go exploring with Lewis and Clark through this handy Internet
activities folder. Sturdy enough to stand next to your classroom
computer, this folder contains:
a variety of Web resources related to Lewis and Clark
an Internet scavenger hunt
reproducible worksheet, and more
Each of these Web-based activities is designed to help students
develop critical-thinking skills and build Internet-research skills.
Ideal for independent learning!
Grades 4 - 8
Paperback, 6 pp.
Toolkit : 1-Computer License
Mapmaker's Toolkit offers an easy way to select, customize, and
print world, continent, country, and state maps.
Start by accessing a vast library of present-day and historical
maps. Then customize your map with built-in layers, drawing tools,
and hundreds of map symbols. Present your creations in print on
Grades 4 - 12
Tom Snyder Productions