If You Were A Kid on the Oregon TrailBook - 2016
If You Were a Kid
Life today is a lot different than it was in the past. Think of the things you have today. The clothes you wear. The kind of home you live in. The foods you eat. Many of these probably wouldn't be the same if you were living in a different period of time. Through the stories of the If You Were a Kid series, readers are transported to some of the most important moments in history.
Oregon Trail: More than 200,000 people traveled west along the trail. Around 40,000 of them were children.Exciting stories combine fiction and nonfiction by placing young, relatable characters at the center of real historic events Lively and colorful illustrations bring stories to life Timeline and map add important historical context Sidebars highlight the sometimes difficult realities of life in earlier times Glossary helps explain important terms www.factsfornow.scholastic.com See page 1 for more information.