A Year Down Yonder

Journey back to the Great Depression era with Richard Peck's "A Year Down Yonder," featuring the spirited adventures of Mary Alice and her formidable Grandmother Dowdel in rural America. This story, rich with humor and heart, delves into themes of family bonds, resilience, and personal growth amidst eccentric townsfolk and unexpected friendships. The topic pack allows students to animate the duo's experiences, encouraging exploration of character relationships, historical backdrop, and era-specific language. Apply the keyword #A Year Down Yonder to access all materials in the Comic Maker, enhancing engagement with this captivating narrative.