A Biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder 1867-1957 By Payton Laura Ingalls Wilder
Background • Born in Wisconsin • She did chores and went to school. • She moved a lot. • She traveled and went to different schools. This is where Laura was born Carrie, Mary, and Laura
1894 • She moved to Missouri • When she moved she was one and a half years old. Laura’s house in Missouri
1885 • She became a teacher. • She wanted the children to learn. Teacher time Laura’s family
1932 • She published her first book called Little House in the Big Woods. • She was famous for the Little House series. Laura’s first book
1940 • Laura wrote Little house books until the early 1940s. • Laura loved reading books, too.
1940 • Sometimes she gave speeches and traveled. • She had fun. It felt like she was a hero. Carrie, Mary, and Laura when she was young
Character traits • She was UNSELFISH because Mary was blind and she paid for Mary’s school. • She was HONEST to everyone. Mary when she started to become blind
Quote “The real things haven’t changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have ;to be happy with simple things ; and have courage when things go wrong” It means: To be honest, truthful ,and happy!!!!!!!!.....
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