Over the River and Through the Wood

An illustrated version of the poem that became a well-known song about a journey through the snow to grandfather's house for Thanksgiving dinner.

Over the River and Through the Wood

An illustrated version of the poem that became a well-known song about a journey through the snow to grandfather's house for Thanksgiving dinner.

Over the River and Through the Wood

Bundle up as you navigate a winter wonderland of sparkling snow-covered trees and adorable woodland creatures in this cherished holiday tale.

Over the River and Through the Wood

The horse knows the way to carry the sleigh--so hop in, hold tight, and join the journey in this dazzling holiday classic! In this stunning paper-over-board picture book, a blustering wind stings the toes and bites the nose, but hearts are warm and there's lots to eat--for 'tis Thanksgiving Day! Bundle up as you navigate a winter wonderland of sparkling snow-covered trees and adorable woodland creatures in this cherished holiday tale. Coupled with Emma Randall's delightful illustrations, the familiar poem-turned-song is the perfect way to celebrate the season. Just remember to leave room for pumpkin pie! Praise for Over the River and Through the Wood: "This jaunty, optimistic interpretation of the nostalgic Thanksgiving song will be useful in library holiday collections as well as for family celebrations." --Kirkus

Over the River and Through the Wood

Combines artwork with the original text of the classic song that celebrates the joy of the season and the warmth of family togetherness.

Over the River and Through the Wood

Combines artwork with the original text of the classic song that celebrates the joy of the season and the warmth of family togetherness.

Over the River and Through the Wood

Over the river, and through the wood, To grandfather's house we go; The horse
knows the way, To carry the sleigh, Through the white and drifted snow. Over the
river, and through the wood, To grandfather's house away! We would not stop For
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Over the River and Through the Wood

Offers readers a view of the quality and diversity of nineteenth-century American children's poetry. Complemented by period illustrations, this collection includes work by poets from all geographical regions, as well as rarely seen poems by immigrant and ethnic writers and by children themselves.

Over the River and Through the Woods

Heavy footsteps sounded outside and suddenly there he was, standing on the
other side with his arms full of wood. “Can you open the door?” he yelled, and I
quickly jumped to do his bidding. “I was starting to get worried about you,” I said,
 ...

Over the River and Through the Woods

From USA Today Bestselling Author, Lacey Weatherford, comes a sweet, romantic holiday novella and dessert recipe book that will put any Scrooge or Grinch in the Christmas Spirit!! Cuddle up with the story reviewers are calling “Hallmark Worthy!” Overview: What happens when two exes, who can’t stand each other, end up stranded alone in a cabin on Christmas Eve? Sometimes what begins as a disaster can turn into a holiday miracle! Reviews: “TOTALLY HALLMARK WORTHY!!!” ~Kim Swain, Red Line Editing “A very touching story that puts you in the mood for hot cocoa and Christmas. Lacey Weatherford has you captivated from page one.” ~ Lisa Markson, The Paranormal Bookworm “If the Hallmark Channel is looking for a new story to make into a movie for their Countdown to Christmas, this one is it!” ~ Raquel Ariemma, Roc N Read

Over the River Through the Wood

The classic song gets a fresh new twist!

Over the River   Through the Wood

The classic song gets a fresh new twist! The fun begins as Grandma and Grandpa invite their far-flung, modern, and multiracial family to come for the holidays—with their favorite pie! Off everyone goes, by car, by train, by plane. As each family faces an obstacle that delays their trip, they learn that sometimes the most old-fashioned form of transportation works best . . . NEIGH!

Over the River and Through the Wood

"Over the river and through the wood" begins the story of a happy ride to grandmother and grandfather's house on a snowy day in a horse-drawn sleigh.

Over the River and Through the Wood

An illustrated version of the well-known text describing the joys of a Thanksgiving visit to grandmother's house.

Over the River and Through the Wood

Scenes from rural New England illustrate this familiar poem, that became a well-known song, about a Thanksgiving Day visit to Grandmother's house.

Over the River and Through the Wood

Scenes from rural New England illustrate this familiar poem, that became a well-known song, about a Thanksgiving Day visit to Grandmother's house.

Little Red Riding Hood Reader s Theater Script Fluency Lesson

Over the River and Through the Woods* by Lydia Maria Child Over the river and
through the woods, To Grandmother's house we go. The horse knows the way to
carry the sleigh Through the white and drifted snow. Over the river and through ...

Little Red Riding Hood  Reader s Theater Script   Fluency Lesson

This reader's theater script builds fluency through oral reading. The creative script captures students' interest, so they will want to practice and perform. Included is a fluency lesson and approximate reading levels for the script roles.

Over the River and Through the Wood

Recalling a simpler time, this book captures the poem's sense of excitement and celebration.

Over the River and Through the Wood

Recalling a simpler time, this book captures the poem's sense of excitement and celebration. Readers who join the family en route to Grandfather's house will observe many details about life in the 19th century. . . . Manson's woodcuts, painted in the colors of a snowy evening, lovingly depict the wintry countryside.--School Library Journal. Full-color illustrations.

The Third Reader

Over the river and through the wood , To grandfather's house we go ! The horse
knows the way To carry the sleigh Through the white and drifted snow . Over the
river and through the wood , Oh , how the wind does blow ! It stings the toes , And
 ...

The Third Reader


Third Reading book

Over the river and through the wood ,Oh , how the wind does blow ! It stings the
toes And bites the nose , As over the ground we go . Over the river and through
the wood , To have a first - rate play . Hear the bells ring , “ Ting - a - ling - ding !

Third Reading book


The First fifth Reader

OVER the river and through the wood , The horse knows the way To carry the
sleigh Through the white and drifted snow . 2. Over the river and through the
wood Oh , how the wind does blow ! It stings the toes And bites the nose , As over
the ...

The First  fifth  Reader


Strategies for Building Fluency

Thanksgiving Day Over the river and through the wood to grandfather's house we
go ! The horse knows the way to carry the sleigh through the white and drifting
snow . Over the river and through the wood - oh , how the wind does blow !

Strategies for Building Fluency

A must-have resource for improving fluency, this easy-to-use guide features practical, research-based strategies and supported leveled texts. The strategies are organized by grouping situations including whole group, small group, partner, independent, and performance. Strategies for Building Fluency provides teachers with assessment tools, templates, and a family support letter to support instruction. Students canalso hear a model of fluent reading by listening to the included audio recordings of all the texts. This resource is correlated to College and Career Readiness and other state standards.

Graded Literature Readers

Over the river and through the wood , To grandfather's house we go ; The horse
knows the way To carry the sleigh Through the white and drifted snow . 2. Over
the river and through the woodOh , how the wind does blow ! It stings the toes
And ...

Graded Literature Readers


How to Celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas

Over the river and through the wood To grandfather's house we go ; The horse
knows the way to carry the sleigh Through the white and drifted snow . Over the
river and through the wood ; Oh , how the wind does blow ! It stings the toes and ...

How to Celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas


Over the River and Through the Wood

In this hilarious modern spoof of a favorite holiday song, the trip to Grandfather's house is no peaceful sleigh ride!

Over the River and Through the Wood

In this hilarious modern spoof of a favorite holiday song, the trip to Grandfather's house is no peaceful sleigh ride!

Across the River and Into the Trees

During World War II, Colonel Richard Cantwell, an American soldier, falls in love with a young Italian countess in Venice

Across the River and Into the Trees

During World War II, Colonel Richard Cantwell, an American soldier, falls in love with a young Italian countess in Venice

Werner s Magazine

As gallant a charge as was ever made Through the flame - lit pit of a flaring hell ;
Mowed as the forest before the fire , The bulldog ... Over the river and through the
wood , And straight through the barnyard gate , We seem to go extremely ...

Werner s Magazine


Songs and Stories

Over the river and through the wood, To grandfather's house we go ; The horse
knows the way To carry the sleigh Through the white and drifted snow. Over the
river and through the wood — > Oh, how the wind does blow ! It stings the toes ...

Songs and Stories