The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly (Book Kit)

In central Texas in 1899, eleven-year-old Callie is instructed to be a lady by her mother, learns about love from her older three brothers, and studies the natural world with her grandfather which leads to an important discovery.

This book kit contains 30 copies of the title, plus one copy for the teacher. Other supporting materials from the Teaching Resource Center collection include posters and/or digital files of works from the Amon Carter permanent collection, other books pertaining to the same topic, films on DVD or VHS tapes (when available,) and links to websites that contain substantive information that is grade appropriate.

Book kits are available to Tarrant County schools only. Other teachers may borrow supporting materials to use while reading a personal copy.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
Art of the West
Language Arts
Texas History
TRC format: 
Book Kit