Sign up or login to use the bookmarking feature.

Teacher Tips and Answers

Page 9

Conducting Interviews

To find out more about Sacagawea, Olivia interviewed the school librarian who suggested the topic. She was a local history expert. (See page 252 for more information about interviewing.) Here is part of Olivia’s interview with the librarian:

Interview Notes

Interview with June Decker-Lee—Feb. 14

Q. What first interested you in Sacagawea?

—“I liked her quiet strength. She distinguished herself among a party of more than 30 men. She saved them on more than one occasion.”

Q. How did she do all that while carrying a baby?

—“Great question! I think she and her baby made tribes feel they weren’t a threat.”

© 2024 Thoughtful Learning. Copying is permitted.