You can purchase the 32-page unit for tall tales and Other Western Picture Books: Comes a Wind, The Toughest Cowboy, Saving Sweetness , Boss of the Plains, and Swamp Angel for immediate download for only $9.95! Click Here to Purchase and Download.

Boss of the Plains
The Hat that Won the West
The Story of John Stetson
by Laurie Carlson

Who made that ten-gallon hat?  Why did it become a popular addition to western dress?  Follow the life of its creator, John Stetson, to discover how his roots helped grow wings which flew him into history.*

Stetson History
Stetson:  Legendary American Brand

Pikes Peak Cam

A 6-page unit, perfect for lesson planning and handouts or projection on your SmartBoard for the nonfiction, biography, Boss of the Plains, The Hat that Won the West, is now available as part of a 4-unit collection for Western Picture Books!

The study guide contains:
Which Hat? Illustrating Activity
A Growing Business (Multiple Choice Comprehension)
The Hatmaker (Crossword Puzzle)
Timeline
Free Enterprise
John Stetson's Travels
Answer Pages

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Comes a Wind and 19 other terrific children's novels are in our Roots and Wings collection of literature guides for award-winning novels and intermediate-level picture books. It's on sale now for $20! How can you pass this up?


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