An Easy-to-Use Literature Program with Hands-On Activities
My First Treasure Trove of Literature introduces students to the rewarding study of literature. This new level of the popular Treasure Trove of Literature series is directed at children in third grade, or any student who is reading fluently. This inviting, approachable guide will develop a child’s reading and critical thinking skills, challenge him to think more deeply about virtuous character qualities, and build the foundation for a fruitful, lifelong relationship with good literature. The student will explore three delightful children’s classics: Pinocchio, The Whipping Boy, and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
My First Treasure Trove of Literature includes:
- Reading comprehension
- Literary elements and devices
- Weekly questions for individual or group discussion
- Studies of virtuous character qualities and saintly role models
- Weekly games, projects, and activities
- Final project for each book
- Removable answer key in the back of the book
239 pgs. 8½”×11” Spiral binding. Softcover.
Recommended core text in CHC Lesson Plans: Third Grade. Tour this title in the Third Grade Interactive Guide!
About the Authors
Esther Moon was homeschooled and could usually be found reading a book when she wasn’t building tree forts. On some of her adventures, she explored ancient Egyptian tombs; earned a B.A. in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics; taught Shakespeare in Italy; and completed a Ph.D. in Literature at the University of Dallas in 2022.
RoseMary C. Johnson was homeschooled with CHC materials from preschool through high school. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Dallas with a Bachelor’s degree in English and a concentration in Greek. She completed a Ph.D. in Literature at the University of Dallas in 2021. RoseMary is now the General Editor of CHC’s publications, including The Treasure Trove of Literature and Ever Ancient, Ever New: Art History, Appreciation, Theory, and Practice.