The Schoolchildren's Blizzard
When nine-year-old Sarah and her little sister, Annie, set out on their way to school on January 12, 1888, they have no idea what their day will hold. The weather s so warm they go outside to play. Suddenly, the wind turns cold and begins to roar it s a blizzard! The wind is so strong it rips the school s roof off. What will they do? The freezing snow is already up to their knees and without a roof they ll freeze. Their teacher, Miss Freeman, ties them all together with a long rope and they head out into the blinding storm. Will they make it to safety in time?