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If you traveled west in a covered wagon
Levine, Ellen.
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Publication Information:
New York : Scholastic, [1992]

Physical Description:
80 pages : color illustrations ; 20 x 24 cm
Tells you what it was like to be a pioneer and travel west to Oregon in the 1840s.
General Note:
Includes index.
What was the Oregon Territory? -- Why did some people want to travel all the way to Oregon? -- What was a covered wagon? -- What was a wagon train? -- Did anybody lead the wagon train? -- What was a "trail guide"? -- What kinds of people traveled West? -- What would your family bring in their covered wagon? -- What was the best time of year to start the trip? -- How would you cross rivers when there were no bridges? -- How far would you travel in a day? -- Would you ride in the wagon for the whole trip? -- What were the dangers and difficulties of the trip? -- Where would you sleep? -- What kinds of clothes did people wear?.
Reading Level:
860 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 5.2 1.0 9516.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 3.9 3 Quiz: 05733 Guided reading level: Q.
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