Mountain Pathways Author:Laurel Hicks....(et al.) This is the first book, in a 3 part, 6th Grade Reading Program. — Youth is the period in life when the character of the individual is being formed. Students are eagerly searching for a workable sense of values. They need to see in the lives of great men and common men and in the lives of young people, such as they are, the unchanging values of ... more »the ages lived out. We need to give them through books, as well as through our lives and words, ideals to reach for and examples to follow.
Thought questions at the end of the stories greatly aid in the understanding and appreciation of the selections.