Everything you need to understand or teach Mama's Bank Account by Kathryn Forbes.
MAMA'S BANK ACCOUNT is the story of an immigrant Norwegian family living in San Francisco in the 1920s, told as a series of recollections from one of the daughters. Though they are poor and struggling, the mother of the family, Mama, never fails to get the family through difficulties with her simple values and wisdom.
The novel proceeds through various episodes in which the family encounters a problem. In one episode, the family...
Mama's Bank Account Lesson Plans contain 17 pages of teaching material, including: