Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura as a young girl
Laura as a young girl

Important Events and Ideas

  • Laura taught in a one room school house ware she taught more that one grade all by herself.
  • She wrote several books about her childhood and its now a well known series.
  • Long after she died there became a hit TV show about the books she wrote.

"Did you know..." Factoids

  • Did you that an accident in the kitchen caused her house to burn down ?
  • Did you know that she got her teaching degree at the age of 15 ?
  • Did you know that Laura had to children , one named Rose and the other died after birth nameless ?
  • Did you know that Laura had 4 siblings and one was blind and another one died at a very young age?

"I wonder...." Questions

  • I wonder what it was like back then living in a one room cabin in the middle of no ware.
  • I wonder how old she was when Mary became blind.
  • I wonder if she ever thought that her books would be such a big hit.

What I think about this person

  • I think that Laura has touched many through her books.
  • think it would be hard for Laura to live all over the country through out her life.I


  • I think this girl connects to all girls who live in the middle of no ware.
  • I think the books it self connects to the American-girl books, they are very similar.
  • This lady Laura Ingalls Wilder reminds me of other authors . Like the author of Little Woman.