|The Americans are Coming by Elizar Torres|
Mexican-American War that ended with the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo in 1848
|A Historical Story for Young Readers: Comes with Classroom Activity Sheet for Each Chapter|
The story's historical setting is the Mexican-American War which ended with the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo in 1848. In 1846, General Kearny came to a village called Tome, that is twenty miles south of Albuquerque on the east side of the river. The story is built around a young character named Mele. Sergeant O'Hare in the general's advance party promises him to meet the general for help in feeding and watering the horses.
A set of free classroom activities is included with a class order of six or more books. Chapter Book for Grades 3 to 6.
Published by Morris Publishing Company, Inc. ISBN# 0-9678599-0-5, 85 pages, $7.49.
To order book, call (505)-831-0387 or write to EP Publications, 5142 La Subida NW, Alb. NM 87105