Synopses & Reviews
Some call it the mightiest river in the land. We call it a GIGANTIC history lesson! This comprehensive guide enhances the many dramatic learning opportunities students can gain from reading The Mystery on the Mighty Mississippi by Carole Marsh. INCLUDES: A chapter guide of additional information, trivia, historical facts, and more to help teachers be "experts" on earthquakes, the Natchez Trace, and more! Activity ideas that make the book come dramatically to life for young readers! The author's additional comments and thoughts about zydeco, alligators, and more! Additional information on Mark Twain, the Mississippi River, and more! Reproducible activities for math, science, geography, english, and much more! Great out-of-the-box ideas like stick puppets, edible rafts, and much more!