Vocabulary - Flight: The Journey of Charles Lindbergh
Robert Burleigh's book Flight: The Journey of Charles Lindbergh, about the historic trans-Atlantic solo flight in 1927, is the basis for vocabulary work here. Young readers use a word bank with six terms from the story. First they fill in the blanks in four sentences. Next comes a crossword puzzle using all six of the words. The last assignment is to write an advertisement announcing a new airline.