“Nonsense!” Pa said. “This won’t last long,” Pa said. The big, black, juicy berries hung thick in brier-patches in the creek bottoms. 1 ... updated 15 Sep 2016 Create a list » User Lists. In late summer, Ma, Laura, and Mary spend time in the creek bottoms so Ma can pick blackberries to dry for the winter. But they liked to bite Laura and Ma as much as they liked to eat blackberries. How did the cowboys pay Pa for the work he did for them? Ma looked at them and said they looked healthy enough. The damp grass made a smudge of smoke, to keep the mosquitoes away. She opened her mouth, and Mrs. Scott poured a dreadful bitterness out of a small folded paper onto Laura’s tongue. She would not let Laura and Mary eat one bite. She held on to Ma’s neck while Ma was undressing her, and she begged Ma to tell her what was wrong with her. Chapter 16. It is malaria and mosquitoes would give it to people when they bit them. Sometimes she heard Jack sobbing. Free Printables. german series: Unsere kleine Farm which has a differing order " 小木屋系列", the Chinese edition of Little House Series published by Echo Ltd. in Taiwan, has a differing order too. The big, black, juicy berries hung thick in brier-patches in the creek bottoms. It felt good to be in bed. Mary’s eyes didn’t open. The next day, Laura was up. But when she tried to stand up, the floor rocked and she fell down. This area needs to be kept clear of anything that will burn easily. Then it was Laura’s turn. “But that’s not reasonable,” he said. Ma smoothed her forehead with her cool, soft hand and said, “There, now. It went into the melon with a luscious sound. And the chair was done. Start studying Little House on the Prairie - Chapters 11-15 Comprehension. Mrs. Scott said that all this sickness came from eating watermelons. It will make you well.” So Laura swallowed the whole bitter dose. Like what you hear? Laura and Mary didn’t feel like playing. Chapter 1 [:58] 2. Then slowly it swelled till it was larger than anything could be. “And here you all were, more dead than alive,” Mrs. Scott said. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. First he made four stout legs and braced them firmly with crosspieces. Only little babies cried. The most common illnesses during that time for pioneers were malaria, small pox, cholera, and typhoid fever. Malaria, or what was referred to as fever n ague in “The Little House on the Prairie, is caused by being bitten by an infected mosquito. Laura did not exactly go to sleep, but she didn’t really wake up again for a long, long time. Laura’s fingers and her mouth were purple-black with berry juice. Season: OR . S1, Ep0. Ma put her hand against Laura’s cheek. who hated strangers and never let one come near the house until Pa or Ma told him to, had gone to meet Dr. Tan and begged him to come in. There were plenty of berries. Chapter 7. Chapter 1. Go to sleep.” Chapter 1 [:55] 2. Before long, the entire family is sick in bed, and Laura passes in and out of a feverish delirium. He took hold of Pa’s sleeve with his teeth and shook it. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more! Those books naturally became an important part of our homeschooling. Chapter 6. Little House on the Prairie: 21st Century Edition Tuesday, January 15, 2013. They were all thin and shaky, but they could take care of themselves. She shivered so that her teeth rattled in her mouth. Laura Ingalls Wilder was born in the Big Woods of Wisconsin on February 7, 1867, to Charles Ingalls and his wife, Caroline. Chapter 1 [:57] 2. Chapter 4 [7:02] 5. Something dwindled slowly, smaller and smaller, till it was tinier than the tiniest thing. Ma called Pa, and he came in. With the other half of the split sapling Pa made arms for the chair. FEVER ’N’ AGUE I’d eat this melon if I knew it would give me chills and fever.” Sometimes he howled and she thought he was a wolf, but she was not afraid. Mary was hot in the bed beside her. She lay and watched Mrs. Scott tidy the house and give medicine to Pa and Ma and Mary. This is a novel study for Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder. “But, Charles!” Ma said. Chapter 2 [14:47] 3. “I’m Mrs. Scott,” the woman said, smiling. She pulled up Laura’s skirt and petticoats to see where her legs ached, and suddenly Laura shivered all over. Mary and Laura said that was the way they felt. There was only a little water in it. She dipped up some water, and she set out to cross that enormous floor again. “Fall’s not far away, and the first cold Over the pillows Pa spread the quilt from the little bed. Chapter 5 [10:32] 6. Includes printable and digital versions. We read them aloud to our three oldest children and we’re in the process of reading them with our fourth child. 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