Henry Builds a Cabin

A bear, modeled on a young Henry Thoreau, appears frugal to his friends as he sets about building a cabin. Includes biographical information about Henry David Thoreau whose philosophy and actions are the inspiration for the story.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1866-1899)
Language Arts
Picturing America Resource
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