Everything you need to understand or teach Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool.
Moon Over Manifest is a novel by author Clare Vanderpool. In this novel, Abilene Tucker has been sent to stay with friends of her father in Manifest, Kansas in 1936. Abilene is unhappy being separated from her father and hopes that he will return for her before the end of summer. To keep her occupied, Abilene attempts to unravel a mystery apparent in a group of letters she finds hidden in the room she is living in in the home of her father's friend, Shady Howard. This mystery, however, will reveal more than the identity of a spy as Abilene finds her place in Manifest. Moon Over Manifest is a touching story of one girl who learns to be a child even as she discovers what it means to be an adult with too much responsibility.
Abilene Tucker has grown up on the rails, moving from town to town...
Moon Over Manifest Lesson Plans contain 119 pages of teaching material, including: