The first book in the Our America Series - Thoughtfully researched and artfully written, The Pilgrim Adventure is a work of historical fiction in the vein of The Magic Treehouse BUT WITHOUT the wizardry.
This resource is one I use with my historical fiction unit--one that includes literature circles/book clubs--and minilessons and activities are geared toward helping students meet the rigor of the Common Core. There are countless ways to use it!
Bundles are available in grades 2-6. This bundle includes everything you need to teach and assess for a month long unit of study on historical fiction in the reading and writing workshops! There are 40 CCSS detailed lessons, chart examples, printable graphic organizers and thinkmarks for every reading lessons, writing rubrics, and much more! ($)