The Day No Pigs Would Die is the story of Robert Peck, a Shaker boy growing up on a Vermont farm, who saves a neighbor's cow and is rewarded with a piglet to raise. However, tough times bring wrenching decisions when slaughtering season comes. Told from the boy's perspective, this story is both funny and moving, as Robert learns about life, love, and death, and what it means to be a man. Progeny Press Study Guides provide teachers, parents, and students with literary analysis based upon the foundation of the Bible. Examining well-written literature in relation to biblical standards, students will develop and refine how they deal with man's philosophies while learning about the craft of writing. Progeny Press Study Guides deal with literature as works of art and philosophy as they explain and use literary terms; deal with plot construction; dig into character studies; and bring attention to themes and ideas the author has crafted. Easy-to-use lessons include vocabulary, comprehension, analysis and critical thinking exercises, questions on related Biblical principles, activities, and a complete answer key. Middle & High School guides take approximately from 8 to 10 weeks to complete. 52 pages, paperback. Grades 9-12.
Type: Perfect (Student/Stdy Gde)
Category: > Home Schooling
ISBN / UPC: 9781586093600/1586093606
Publish Date: 8/1/2007
Item No: 118232
Vendor: Progeny Press