THE JEWELED HOUSE a mystery by Bernadette Cortas
Study Guide: Questions that align with the Common Core State Standards for 3-5. To find the CCSS explanations, consult the Common Core website http://www.corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy
Curriculum Guide: Introduce middle grade students to the Gold Rush (1849-1855), the Great Chicago Fire (Oct. 1871), and the Great Depression (1929-1939), using this work of fiction as a basis for discussions in the middle grade classroom. These topics are part of the National Council for the Social Studies and curriculum for U.S. History.