The Pioneer Experience

By Holly Giles

The Pioneer Experience


How many children will be participating?

Bonus Add-On program



September 23- November 18th

All your children are included in this self-paced 9-week class.

Experience the pioneer life beginning in 1870 in Wisconsin with activities drawn from Holly Giles’s book, Prairie Life.  Read either Little House in the Big Woods OR Little House on the Prairie and follow the weekly schedule of activities, lessons and fantastic family fun.

Your children will be immersed in the pioneer time period with hands-on activities of crafts, food, and games. Every week has a video lesson, tutorial or field trip tour. Links to extras along the way make this experience a memory that will last.

Included in the class:

  • PDF of the unit study Prairie Life
  • videos, audios and outside links to enhance the learning experience.
  • printables, instructions, and hands-on activities
  • weekly email check-in
  • 5-week access to our online class

You will have online access to the class for 9 weeks to follow the schedule or go at your own pace.  On September 22, you will receive your password and login information to access the class.


Add to your class experience with a craft kit (rag doll, bookmark kit, chromotrope, and ribbon book) mailed to your house and an online class meet-up every 2 weeks to ask questions, discuss books and share with us and classmates your activities. This add-on is: $25


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