Treasure Island Book Guide


Open your child’s heart…

The Treasure Island Book Guide gently teaches the values of honesty and loyalty. When you explore this book together, your kids will see these traits in action and that will stay with them long after the book is finished.

Plus, as a family, you’ll…

⭐️ Discover richness just beneath the surface

⭐️ Get a taste of the pirate life

⭐️ Explore Caribbean flora and fauna with a little Nature Study

⭐️ Delve into the geography of the Caribbean

⭐️ Hands-on Projects!

⭐️ BONUS: Literature-based Language Arts! A Simple, Charlotte Mason-Inspired Plan for adding language arts.

⭐️ Add depth to your family reading time!

Great for kids age 8+

NOTE: This product includes a PDF guide only.

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>>>We recommend this Audible version of Treasure Island, too!

What people are saying about our guides…

“First of all, let me just say this guide is INCREDIBLE! It’s a great mix of reading, discussion and hands-on to keep everyone engaged, even across different age groups.” Elizabeth H.

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What’s included in the Treasure Island Book Guide

⭐️ Learning Ideas: Explore geography, history, culture, and add depth and understanding to the story.

??‍♀️ Meaningful Discussion: Connect with your kids as you discuss thought-provoking questions.

? Hands-on Activities & Projects: Add a memory peg with fun, story-related activities and projects.

? Related Reading Ideas: Delight even more in the story with related books and poems.

⭐️ Week-to-Week Plan: Enjoy peace of mind with an open-and-go format that walks you step-by-step through the guide.

 ? Story Celebration Plan: Wrap up the story with a fun, interactive party.

⭐️ BONUS: Literature-based Language Arts! A Simple, Charlotte Mason-Inspired Plan for adding language arts.

Follow this 6-week guide to engage deeply with Treasure Island and the valuable lessons it teaches about honesty, loyalty, and courage!

Be sure to follow along on Instagram and email as we highlight books and guide elements each month.

How the Guide Works

The Treasure Island Guide is a 6-week, literature-based learning guide that walks you through the story with these weekly sections:

  • Read & Explore
    • Weekly chapters to read
    • Story-related learning topics (history, locale, culture, etc.)
  • Expand & Discuss
    • Related reading ideas (poems and picture books)
    • Hands-on activities & project ideas
    • Meaningful discussion questions & prompts
  • Story Celebration Plan
    • Book party ideas for the final week
    • Step-by-step Story Celebration plan

How we choose books for this series

Each book highlighted in the Guides has been thoughtfully chosen based on the following requirements:

  • Does the story compel readers to connect with characters and their struggles?
  • Does the storytelling allow for meaningful discussions?
  • Does the story inspire readers to desire stronger character?

Add in an art option!

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We’ve partnered with Marrissa Raimonde from Yellow Spot:Sun to bring you amazing art packets that work alongside our guides. Marrissa has created a resource called Sailing to Treasure Island that coordinates with this guide.

👉 Get the Sailing to Treasure Island Art Packet from Yellow Spot:Sun!

What others are saying about our guides:

I’m not sure that I’ve ever been able to use a literature guide as well as we have this week with your guide for Snow Treasure. There is just the right amount of info for exploration and to possibly lead us to further study but not so much that I lose their interest with it. There’s a perfect blend of info I read to them, videos to watch, pictures to view and activity to engage us. This is very much how the learning unfolds when I read a book without a guide but you’re giving me some extra help because I don’t always know about a topic or I don’t have the time to sort through YouTube videos to see what would be most fitting for us as a family. I’ve been a long time user of another writing curriculum that has very similar methods but the choice of books and the lack of informative substance in the guides has shifted in the recent years and is much less appealing to our family. I’m sad about that loss, but I learned so much about how to really enjoy books with my kids using these methods such as your guide does! I just had to reach out and say thank you for introducing us to a lovely book and feeding our hearts and minds with the information you’ve gathered so beautifully for us. –M.G.

First of all, let me just say this guide is INCREDIBLE! It’s a great mix of reading, discussion and hands-on to keep everyone engaged, even across different age groups.  —Elizabeth H.

I just wanted to tell you how much your resources have been a blessing to me. Your site is wonderful and I eagerly look forward to future guides. I also love your poem of the month.  The thing I am enjoying about your stuff is its simplicity.  It’s easy to use.  I am homeschooling 4 young children (ages 4-9) and my husband works long hours and some weekends so if something is not “easy” this mom just cannot do it very long or very well. — Meghan S.

I just wanted to thank you for our Number the Stars book guide… The Number the Stars packet offered exactly the right amount of history, research, imagination, linking, reflection, and thoughtful writing prompts. You’ve really created a wonderful teaching program with extraordinary content. I’m very grateful for all your efforts, and am highly recommending your website, book lists, and guides to teachers and parents, both in and outside our school. —Elizabeth

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