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Dramatic presentation in Greenfield Village. Meet young Laura Ingalls before she became a teacher in this 15-minute show celebrating Little Town on the Prairie. Hear some of Laura’s favorite stories about her family’s time in DeSmet, South Dakota including the return of Nellie Oleson and the first time she met Almanzo Wilder. (Near Scotch Settlement School)
This Resource is for:Educators; Youth and Scouts; Students
Theme:Family and Community Life
Type of Use:Onsite Program
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; English Language Arts
Common Core Standards in ELA: 3 - SL.3.2; 4 - SL.4.2; 5 - SL.5.3; 6 - SL.6.2; 7 - SL.7.2; Michigan Social Studies GLCEs: 8 - U4.2.3, U6.1.1
Grade/Age Level:Early Elementary; Upper Elementary; Middle School; Adults; Brownie Girl Scouts; Junior Girl Scouts; Boy Scouts
Time Period:Era 6: The Development of an Industrial, Urban and Global United States
Pricing:Free with village admission
Venue:Greenfield Village
Tags:Laura Ingalls Wilder, Western settlement, 1880s, pioneer, farm, agriculture