Amelia and Eleanor Go For a Ride: Pam Muanoz Ryan


Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride: Based on a True Story

Author/Illustrator: Pam Muanoz Ryan
Publisher: Scholastic
Publication Year: 1999
Brief Summary: A glimpse into the friendship between Amelia Earhart and Eleanor Roosevelt.

Awards, Honors and Prizes: 

Ideas for using this book in classroom or library and/or brief notes on curriculum connections/content learning standards/Common Core, etc.:

  • Social Studies: Discuss the lives of Amelia Earhart and Eleanor Roosevelt; pair with informational books.  What are some key events in their lives?
  • Why do you think the two women were such good friends?

Special features included (if applicable) — index; timeline; author’s notes; further reading; etc.

Accessed at: Thrasher Elementary Library


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