Everything you need to understand or teach A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck.
A Long Way from Chicago is a Newbery Honor-winning composite novel by Richard Peck. The short stories that comprise the narrative center on young Joey and Mary Alice Dowdel during summer vacations with their Grandmother in rural Illinois. A Long Way from Chicago explores themes of family, friendship, justice, poverty, and morality.
A Long Way from Chicago Lesson Plans contain teaching material that includes: