Literature Links Books, Captains Courageous
Harvey Cheyne, the spoiled son of a millionaire, falls from the deck of an ocean liner during a heavy fog. He is rescued by the crew of a fishing schooner bound for the Grand Banks. Harvey accepts a job on the ship and earns a few dollars but learns a great deal more at an emotional level. He has many adventures on board the ship and grows physically stronger. Additional activities included are geographical and bibliographical information. Novel by Rudyard Kipling. Reproducible chapter questions, plus comprehension questions, a story summary, author biography, creative and cross curricular activities, complete with answer key. 64 pages.