With Progeny Press study guides, students will not only receive quality literary analyses, but also learn to review literature in relation to biblical standards. By utilizing this focus on Scripture, students develop and refine strategies for recognizing and examining man’s philosophies while learning about the craft of writing. Each study guide focuses on literary terms, plot construction, character studies, themes, and ideas.
This paperback study guide for Out of the Dust provides easy-to-use, reproducible lessons on literary terms, comprehension and analysis, critical thinking, related scriptural principles, vocabulary, and activities, plus a complete key.
Set in the bleak times of the Dust Bowl, award-winning author Karen Hesse crafts a poetic tale of one girl's coming of age. Told in journal-like free-verse, Out of the Dust is the story of Billie Jo and the accident that would change her life. The exquisite wording and detail will captivate young readers and parents alike.