The Witch of Blackbird Pond Study Guide by Rebecca Gilleland for the novel by Elizabeth George Speare
Published by Progeny Press
1959 Newbery Medal winner. After the death of her grandfather, a 16-year-old Kit leaves her Caribbean home to live with her Puritan aunt and uncle in Connecticut. Her unexpected arrival sets the stage for conflict between the free-spirited Kit and the Puritan community–especially when she befriends the widow who lives beside Blackbird Pond.
Study guide grade level: 5-7