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Children's Nonfiction Colonial & Revolutionary Periods

Early Family Home

by (author) Bobbie Kalman

Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Mar 1992
Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, House & Home, Customs, Traditions, Anthropology
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Mar 1992
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  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Mar 1992
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 8 to 9
  • Grade: 3 to 4


Topics covered; Chopping their way to civilization The early settlers build their homes The story of the Stell family’s first weeks in their new country The fireplace provides light, warmth, heat The bear break-in Friendship fences The settlers search for a water supply Plank houses for more comfort Early ways of fighting sickness Several generations under one roof Making candles and soap Settlers made their own clothes The romance of quilting Neighbors cooperated at work parties Open doors, open hearts The calling card competition Surprise parties and weddings

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