The Story of Lewis and Clark Book 2: To the Pacific Ocean

La historia de Lewis y Clark Libro 2: Hacia el océano Pacífico

L’histoire de Lewis et Clark, Livre 2

The Story of Lewis and Clark Book 2: To the Pacific Ocean

The Story of Lewis and Clark Book 2: To the Pacific Ocean

The Story of Lewis and Clark Book 2: To the Pacific Ocean

The Story of Lewis and Clark Book 2: To the Pacific Ocean

Historical (nonfiction), 1,998 words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile 870L

The story of Captains Meriwether Lewis and William Clark continues as the Corps of Discovery journeys west in search of a route called the Northwest Passage. The explorers face many hardships as they travel, including intolerable weather, treacherous mountains, and dwindling food supplies. Still, through sheer determination (and the help of some Native Americans), the team reaches the Pacific and returns safely to St. Louis. The informative text, presented in sequential order, is engaging and easy to understand.