Fandom

Little House on the Prairie Wiki

Episode 110: School Mom

800pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Comments0 Share
Title.schoolmom
Little House on the Prairie
Season {{{season}}}, Episode {{{number}}}
Air date October 13, 1974
Written by Ward Hawkins
Directed by Michael Landon
Episode Guide
previous
{{{previous}}}
next
{{{next}}}

When Miss Beadle is injured and ordered to rest per Doc Baker, Caroline takes over as substitute teacher of Walnut Grove School. During her tenure, an uneducated youth named Abel enrolls. Abel is relentlessly teased because he is illiterate. Eventually, the harassment and Mrs. Oleson's meddling become too much, and Caroline orders the school closed. Caroline then takes it upon herself to teach Abel to read.

Description

Quote1
Caroline becomes the substitute teacher when Ms. Beadle sprains her ankle and is unable to work. Caroline takes a special interest in helping an older student, Abel, learn to read. When Mrs. Oleson causes Abel to abandon his studies, Caroline becomes angry and resigns. She returns to her duties after she convinces Abel to give school another chance.[1]
Quote2


Cast

Trivia

  • Dirk Blocker's (Abel) father was Dan Blocker who was one of the main characters alongside Michael Landon on Bonanza.?

Sources

  1. Season 1 Episode Booklet

External links



Previous episode: Next episode:
Ma's Holiday The Raccoon

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.