If you enjoy this book, listen to Orphan Train Riders Kathleen's Vision.
This historical chapter book comes with a unit study at the end.
When Danny and his little sister are left alone in New York City, he decides to take his sister and ride the Orphan Train out west, hoping to find a new family and a new life.
The unit study is created to use in 10 days, and contains a daily journal question and one other daily activity.
The activities are: